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Synonyms for palm

have someone in the palm of your hand

Synonyms

  • in your power
  • in your control
  • in your clutches
  • have someone at your mercy

palm someone off

Synonyms

palm something off on someone

Synonyms

  • foist something on
  • force something upon
  • impose something upon
  • pass something off
  • thrust something upon
  • unload something upon

Synonyms for palm

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Muscat: The Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP) has busted a racket of palming off used faulty tyres as aACAyalmost new' and have caught 13 suspects.
The home side increased their advantage almost immediately with a try through Westerman, who managed to reach out to the line after palming off three Crusaders defenders in the build-up.
While first Houston then Tommy Haughey palming off scores to Pryce to bolster his total to five, George Raynor ran in two tries, with Haughey, ex-Thunder man Stuart Kain, Richard Knight and Michael Mark completing the rout.
After palming off the kids with the sister-in-law, we didn't know ourselves with an entire three hours alone.
Within five minutes, Jody produced the first try of the game, running half the length of the pitch palming off any attempted tackle from Sunderland.
She tried to cover her tracks by hiding the smashed-up car and palming off fellow police officers with a dodgy insurance certificate.
He went wider the second time, utilizing an overlap situation an d palming off two defenders en route to the right corner.
No wonder his ex felt insulted when you accused her of palming off the baby on your son.