might makes/is right

idiom

used to say that people who have power are able to do what they want because no one can stop them

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“Might makes/is right.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/might%20makes%2Fis%20right. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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