have on

verb
had on; having on; has on

Definition of have on

transitive verb

1 : wear has on a new suit
2 chiefly British : to trick or deceive intentionally : put on sense 5
3 : to have plans for what do you have on for tomorrow

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Examples of have on in a Sentence

you're having me on, aren't you, mate?

First Known Use of have on

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of have on was before the 12th century

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“Have on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/have%20on. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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