under the heel of (someone)

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: completely controlled by (another person, group, etc.) They are under the heel of a tyrant.

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“Under the heel of (someone).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/under%20the%20heel%20of%20%28someone%29. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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