have someone pegged

Definition of have someone pegged

  1. :  to understood what kind of person someone is The salesman had me pegged in a matter of minutes.

Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

pegplay pegged
  1. :  a small usually cylindrical pointed or tapered piece (as of wood) used to pin down or fasten things or to fit into or close holes :  pin, plug

    :  clothespin

    :  a predetermined level at which something (such as a price) is fixed

  1. :  to put a peg into

    :  to pin (laundry) on a clothesline

    :  to attach or fix as if with a peg: such as

  1. :  wide at the top and narrow at the bottom


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