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synonyms for in the driver's seat

  • bend
  • bluster
  • browbeat
  • bulldoze
  • bully
  • dominate
  • hector
  • intimidate
  • menace
  • overbear
  • predominate
  • preponderate
  • prevail
  • reign
  • rule
  • swagger
  • threaten
  • tyrannize
  • be in the saddle
  • boss around
  • call the shots
  • henpeck
  • keep under thumb
  • kick around
  • lead by the nose
  • push the buttons
  • rule the roost
  • run the show
  • run things
  • throw weight around

antonyms for in the driver's seat

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  • assist
  • help
  • leave alone
  • serve
  • submit
  • surrender
  • follow
  • yield
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How to use in the driver's seat in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Aristide replaced the baby, and with a complicated arrangement of string fastened it securely to the seat.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Pierre Van Cortlandt, a distinguished revolutionary patriot, died at his seat at Croton river, aged 94.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Aristide clambered back to his seat, took the child on his knees, and commiserated it profoundly.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
He deposited it on the vacant seat, clambered up behind the wheel, and started.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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