have (someone) taped

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of have (someone) taped

British, informal
: to completely understand (someone) : to know how to deal with (someone)
  • She has him taped.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

tape play taped
  1. : a narrow flexible strip or band: such as

  2. : adhesive tape

  3. : magnetic tape

  1. : to fasten, tie, bind, cover, or support with tape

  2. : to record on tape and especially magnetic tape

  3. : to record something on tape and especially magnetic tape

  1. : recorded on tape

  2. : intended for use with recording (such as magnetic) tape


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