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called the shots (of)

phrase
past tense of call the shots (of)

Synonyms of called the shots (of)

to be in charge of
  • After her promotion, she called the shots of every single employee in the company.

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“Called the shots (of).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/called%20the%20shots%20%28of%29. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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