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synonyms for have handle on

  • accompany
  • advise
  • educate
  • escort
  • govern
  • handle
  • influence
  • instruct
  • manage
  • maneuver
  • navigate
  • oversee
  • regulate
  • see
  • shepherd
  • steer
  • supervise
  • sway
  • teach
  • train
  • usher
  • attend
  • beacon
  • chaperon
  • command
  • conduct
  • contrive
  • control
  • convoy
  • counsel
  • coxswain
  • engineer
  • marshal
  • pilot
  • quarterback
  • route
  • rule
  • show
  • spearhead
  • superintend
  • have a handle on
  • show the way
  • trailblaze
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antonyms for have handle on

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  • abandon
  • desert
  • learn
  • leave
  • leave alone
  • mismanage
  • neglect
  • obey
  • disorganize
  • ignore
  • misguide
  • mislead
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How to use have handle on in a sentence

For who, while tears are falling, will pause to handle the wreaths, and find whether they are genuine?
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
He stood swaying the umbrella-handle about, looking down at it, as if that would assist his decision.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Then, his hand resting on the handle of the cab-door, this expression suddenly changed to one of alert suspicion.
DOPESAX ROHMER
The active Capt descended, and seizing the substantial handle rang loudly.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
"I did n't fly off the handle," said the screw, twirling huskily at the end of the screw-shaft.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Bruder Kalkmann turned the handle and they entered a room ablaze with light and full of people.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
I have a big scheme on hand, and want to be on the field proper to pull the ropes and handle the ribbons.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He saw Black Hood's gauntlet gloved hand closed on the handle of the knife that was thrust into Joseph's neck.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
And you had it hanging by the hooked handle on the edge of the counter right beside this lady, didnt you?
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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