rule the roost

idiom

Definition of rule the roost

informal
: to have the most control or authority in a group

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rule with an iron fist/hand

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“Rule the roost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rule%20the%20roost. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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