have one's druthers

Have one's choice, as in If I had my druthers I'd go to London first. The noun druthers is a contraction of “would rather.” [Slang; late 1800s]


Nearby words

  1. have on,
  2. have on the ball,
  3. have one's ass in a sling,
  4. have one's cake and eat it, too,
  5. have one's day,
  6. have one's eye on,
  7. have one's hands full,
  8. have one's head in the sand,
  9. have one's head screwed on right,
  10. have one's heart in it

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