have on

verb

Definition of have on

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  wear has on a new suit

  3. 2 chiefly British :  to trick or deceive intentionally :  put on 5

  4. 3 :  to have plans for what do you have on for tomorrow

Examples of have on in a sentence

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

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of have on

before 12th century



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