have got one's claws into

idiom

Definition of have got one's claws into 

: to have control over (someone) They've only been dating for a few months and already she's got her claws into him!

Learn More about have got one's claws into

Share have got one's claws into

Resources for have got one's claws into

Comments on have got one's claws into

What made you want to look up have got one's claws into? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to enclose within walls

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!