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To be in possession
“After buying a new PlayStation, I now have a gaming console.”
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To be made up or consist of
“Your backpack will have various compartments for storing your clothing and equipment.”
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To have as a feature
“This bathroom will have the most amazing bathtub once we are done renovating it.”
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(of food or drink) To consume
“We will have some meat and vegetables for dinner tonight.”
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To receive or acquire
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“I expect to have the items I bought from eBay in the mail soon.”
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Organize or bring about
“Let's have a big party for your 18th birthday.”
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To give birth
“After having two boys, she now wanted to have a girl.”
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To host or entertain someone
“Please be on your best behavior this evening as I plan to have some guests coming over.”
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To go through something
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“The farmers would have a bountiful season due to the favorable weather conditions.”
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(of an illness, ailment or disability) To be afflicted with
“I have a tummy ache from the spicy curry I ate for lunch.”
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To hold or display a specified thought or emotion
“Always encourage the young boy, so that he will have confidence in his ability.”
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To cause to be
“She would have me feed her cats while she was away on holiday because I owed her a favor.”
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(often used in the negative) To approve of
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“I will not have you speaking to me with that tone of voice!”
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To accept or agree to receive
“She agreed to have him as her date to the school's prom.”
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(often used in the negative) To believe or be taken in by
“I can make up an excuse for being late, but my wife will not have any of it!”
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(have to) To be obliged to do something
“I have to study hard for my exam tomorrow if I don't want to fail it.”
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To be scheduled to attend or participate in
“I have a doctor's appointment tomorrow.”
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(rare, usually used in simple past form "had") To trick or deceive
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“We can go out partying and have your mom by telling her we're at the library studying.”
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(rare, usually used in simple past form "had") To influence unscrupulously
“We can have the notoriously corrupt politician by promising him kickbacks.”
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(on the body) To develop something, typically a kind of natural growth
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To motivate one to do something
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(of a meeting, function, etc.) To conduct or organize
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To engage in carnal activity
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To have as part of normal stock
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Ravish; take away beauty
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To hold and perform the expected duties of (a post or role)
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To direct, handle, control, or be in charge of
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To be sleepy, dull, or sluggish
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(something communicated) To be made aware of
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Look at closely or with interest
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(of an action or task) To undertake or perform
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To understand by thinking carefully about
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To hold exclusive control of a market or supply
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Cause the downfall or ruin of
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To provide or produce (something promised or expected)
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Retain for future use
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To cause someone to do something, usually against their inclinations
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Noun
(rare, usually used in plural form "haves") A wealthy or privileged person
“As a have of the city, the business magnate felt a duty towards helping the have-nots.”
Noun
A fraud or swindle, especially something that is grossly overpriced
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