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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


What does wear the pants mean?

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wear the pants

(also wear the trousers)especially of a woman - to exercise authority or to be the person in charge in a relationship.


He may seem authoritative, but the truth is that it's his wife who really wears the pants in that relationship.

This idiom is in the clothes category

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