the haves

Definition of the haves

  1. :  people who have a lot of money and possessions :  wealthy people —usually used in the phrase the haves and the have-nots the gap between the haves and the have-nots

Word by Word Definitions

haveplay haves
  1. :  to hold or maintain as a possession, privilege, or entitlement

    :  to hold in one's use, service, regard, or at one's disposal

    :  to hold, include, or contain as a part or whole

  1. :  one that is well-endowed especially in material wealth

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to cast off or become cast off

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