have
[hav]
VERB
has (third person present) · had (past tense) · had (past participle) · having (present participle)
  1. possess, own, or hold.
    "he had a new car and a boat" ·
    "have you got a job yet?" · "I don't have that much money on me"
    synonyms:
    possess · own · be in possession of · be the owner of ·
    be the (proud) possessor of · have in one's possession · have to one's name · count among one's possessions · be blessed with · boast · enjoy · keep · maintain · retain · hold · use · utilize · occupy
    antonyms:
    be bereft of
    • possess (a quality, characteristic, or feature).
      "the ham had a sweet, smoky flavour" ·
      "she's got blue eyes" · "the house has gas-fired central heating"
    • informal
      NORTH AMERICAN
      (have oneself)
      provide or indulge oneself with (something).
      "he had himself two highballs"
    • be made up of; comprise.
      "in 1989 the party had 10,000 members"
      synonyms:
      comprise · consist of · contain · include · incorporate ·
      be composed of · be made up of · be formed of · embrace · embody · encompass · take in · comprehend
    • used to indicate a particular relationship.
      "he's got three children" ·
      "do you have a client named Peters?"
    • be able to make use of (something available or at one's disposal).
      "how much time have I got for the presentation?"
    • have gained (a qualification).
      "he's got a BA in English"
    • possess as an intellectual attainment; know (a language or subject).
      "he knew Latin and Greek; I had only a little French"
  2. experience; undergo.
    "I went to a few parties and had a good time" ·
    "I was having difficulty in keeping awake"
    synonyms:
    experience · encounter · undergo · face · meet · find · go through ·
    run into · come across · be subjected to · have experience of · be faced with · experience · enjoy · taste
    • suffer from (an illness, ailment, or disability).
      "I've got a headache"
      synonyms:
      be suffering from · be afflicted by · be affected by ·
      be troubled with · be a sufferer from · be a martyr to
    • let (a feeling or thought) come into one's mind; hold in the mind.
      "he had the strong impression that someone was watching him"
      synonyms:
      harbour · feel · entertain · foster · nurse · cherish · nurture · bear ·
      sustain · maintain · keep in one's mind
    • experience or suffer the specified action happening or being done to (something).
      "she had her bag stolen"
    • cause to be in a particular state or condition.
      "I want to have everything ready in good time" ·
      "I had the TV on with the sound turned down"
    • cause (something) to be done for one by someone else.
      "it is advisable to have your carpet laid by a professional"
      synonyms:
      cause to · make · ask to · request to · get to · tell to · require to ·
      persuade to · induce to · prevail upon someone to · order to · command to · direct to · enjoin to · oblige to · force to · compel to · coerce to
    • tell or arrange for (someone) to do something for one.
      "he had his bodyguards throw Chris out" ·
      "she's always having the builders in to do something or other"
    • informal
      have put (someone) at a disadvantage in an argument.
      "you've got me there; I've never given the matter much thought"
    • informal
      cheat or deceive (someone).
      "I realized I'd been had"
      synonyms:
      trick · fool · deceive · cheat · dupe · take in · outwit ·
      double-cross · hoodwink · swindle · do · con · diddle · bilk · rip off · shaft · pull a fast one on · put one over on · take to the cleaners · sucker · snooker · stiff
    • vulgar slang
      engage in sexual intercourse with.
      synonyms:
      have sexual intercourse (with) · make love (to) ·
      sleep with/together · go to bed with/together · mate (with) · seduce · rape · ravish · do it · do the business · go all the way · make whoopee · have one's way with · bed · know in the biblical sense · tumble · bonk · get one's oats · boff · get it on (with) · copulate (with) · fornicate (with) · possess · lie with/together · couple (with) · swive · know
  3. (have tohave got to do something)
    be obliged or find it necessary to do the specified thing.
    "you don't have to accept this situation" ·
    "sorry, we've got to dash"
    synonyms:
    must · have got to · be obliged to · be required to · be compelled to ·
    be forced to · be bound to · be duty-bound to · be under an obligation to
    • be strongly recommended to do something.
      "if you think that place is great, you have to try our summer house"
    • be certain or inevitable to happen or be the case.
      "there has to be a catch"
  4. perform the action indicated by the noun specified (used especially in spoken English as an alternative to a more specific verb).
    "he had a look round" ·
    "the colour green has a restful effect"
    synonyms:
    perform · execute · effect · discharge · carry out · accomplish · fulfil ·
    • organize and bring about.
      "are you going to have a party?"
      synonyms:
      organize · arrange · hold · give · host · throw · provide · put on ·
      lay on · set up · fix up · make arrangements for · make preparations for · pencil in · prepare for · plan for
      antonyms:
    • eat or drink.
      "they had beans on toast"
      synonyms:
      eat · consume · devour · partake of · drink · empty · drain · quaff ·
      demolish · dispose of · put away · get outside of · scoff (down) · pack away · tuck away · imbibe · sink · knock back · shift · bevvy · scarf (down/up) · snarf (down/up) · inhale · ingurgitate · bib
    • give birth to or be due to give birth to.
      "she's going to have a baby"
      synonyms:
      give birth to · bear · produce · be delivered of ·
      bring into the world · drop · be brought to bed of · bring forth · beget
  5. (have got)
    show (a personal attribute or quality) by one's actions or attitude.
    "he had little patience with technological gadgetry" ·
    "you never even phoned, and now you've got the cheek to come back"
    synonyms:
  6. place or keep (something) in a particular position.
    "Mary had her back to me" ·
    "I soon had the trout in a net"
    • hold or grasp in a particular way.
      "he had me by the throat"
  7. be the recipient of (something sent, given, or done).
    "she had a letter from Mark"
    synonyms:
    receive · get · be given · be sent · obtain · acquire · procure · come by ·
    take receipt of
    antonyms:
    send · give
    • take or invite into one's home so as to provide care or entertainment.
      "we're having the children for the weekend"
      synonyms:
      entertain · be host to · cater for · receive · invite round ·
      invite over · ask round · ask over · show hospitality to · invite to a meal · invite to a party · wine and dine · accommodate · put up · take in · give a bed to
      antonyms:
VERB
has (third person present) · had (past tense) · had (past participle) · having (present participle)
  1. used with a past participle to form the perfect, pluperfect, and future perfect tenses, and the conditional mood.
    "I have finished" ·
    "he had asked her" · "she will have left by now" · "I could have helped, had I known" · "‘Have you seen him?’ ‘Yes, I have.’"
NOUN
haves (plural noun) · the haves (plural noun)
  1. informal
    (the haves)
    people with plenty of money and possessions.
    "an increasing gap between the haves and have-nots"
  2. BRITISH
    informal
    dated
    a swindle.
    synonyms:
    fraud · swindle · fraudulent scheme · confidence trick · mare's nest ·
    overcharging · con · con trick · scam · flimflam · gyp · kite · ramp · twist · swizz · daylight robbery · rip · shakedown · hustle · grift · bunco · boondoggle · rort · do · flanker · have
ORIGIN
Old English habban, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch hebben and German haben, also probably to heave.
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The moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would never otherwise have occurred. A whole stream of events issues from the decision which no man could have dreamed would have come his way. Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

You know what it’s like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don’t have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it’s important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it.

Larry Page

You know what it’s like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don’t have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it’s important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it.

Larry Page

You know what it’s like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don’t have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it’s important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it.

Larry Page

I think it's very important to have a feedback loop, where you're constantly thinking about what you've done and how you could be doing it better. I think that's the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.

Elon Musk

I try not to set myself up as different or as a celebrity or special. I have a husband that can get on my nerves. I have kids that test my patience. I've got a cat I can't keep off the sofa. It's real. On a bad day, I'm reading 'Acts of Faith.'

Iyanla Vanzant

Every day you have a choice to be honest or deceptive. If you commit to telling the truth, you will win. You’ll win more trust, you’ll win more business, and you’ll win more peace of mind. You’ll break the system and be even more successful.

Dale Patridge

Every day you have a choice to be honest or deceptive. If you commit to telling the truth, you will win. You’ll win more trust, you’ll win more business, and you’ll win more peace of mind. You’ll break the system and be even more successful.

Dale Patridge

Every day you have a choice to be honest or deceptive. If you commit to telling the truth, you will win. You’ll win more trust, you’ll win more business, and you’ll win more peace of mind. You’ll break the system and be even more successful.

Dale Patridge

Every day you have a choice to be honest or deceptive. If you commit to telling the truth, you will win. You’ll win more trust, you’ll win more business, and you’ll win more peace of mind. You’ll break the system and be even more successful.

Dale Patridge

Every day you have a choice to be honest or deceptive. If you commit to telling the truth, you will win. You’ll win more trust, you’ll win more business, and you’ll win more peace of mind. You’ll break the system and be even more successful.

Dale Patridge

I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name.

Larry Page

I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name.

Larry Page

I always advice people - Don't wait ! Do something when you are young, when you have no responsibilities. Invest time in yourself to have great Experiences that are going to enrich you, then you can't possibly lose.

Steve Jobs

I always advice people - Don't wait ! Do something when you are young, when you have no responsibilities. Invest time in yourself to have great Experiences that are going to enrich you, then you can't possibly lose.

Steve Jobs
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How to say have in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (VERB)het, hê, hoef, moet, nog
Arabic (VERB)لديك, يكون, قد, لديهم, لديها, يجب, لدي, لدينا, لها, لقد
Bangla আছে
Bosnian (Latin) imaju
Bulgarian (VERB)имат, имам, са, има, трябва, имате, разполагат, имаме, сте, съм
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (VERB)han, tenen, tenir, té, haver, tingui, ha, tinc, disposen, hagi, s
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (VERB)imati, imaju, su, imam, jeste, imaš, ima, imali, ste, imao, dobiti
Czech (VERB)mít, mají, už, máte, má, mám, obsahovat, musí
Danish (VERB)har, nødt, nyde, få, er
Dutch (VERB)hebben, heb, hebt, beschikken over, moeten, zijn, heeft, nog, moet, over
Estonian (VERB)on, olla, olema, pea, olen, olete, oleks, kas, peavad
Fijian sa
Filipino magkaroon ng
Finnish (VERB)ovat, on, hankkia, olla, pitänyt, ole, oltava, huoneissa, ei ole
French (VERB)ont, disposez, doivent, possèdent, pu, sont
German (VERB)haben, müssen, verfügen über, besitzen, sind, über, noch
Greek (VERB)έχουν, έχετε, πρέπει, έχει, έχουμε, διαθέτουν, έχω, χρειάζεται, είχε
Haitian Creole genyen
Hebrew (VERB)יש, יש לנו, צריך, חייב, צריכה, לקבל, חייבת, צריכים, חייבים, להיות, שיש
Hindi (VERB)है, पास, किया, दिया, गए, होगा
Hmong Daw muaj
Hungarian (VERB)van, volna, rendelkezik, kell, már, még, is
Icelandic (VERB)hafa, hef, hefur, höfum, verða, hafi, haft, ert, verð, með
Indonesian (VERB)memiliki, telah, punya, mempunyai, sudah, ada, apakah, harus
Italian (VERB)hanno, avere, dispone, abbia, aver, ha, sono, ho, hai, deve, essere
Japanese (VERB)持っている, 持って, いる, 持つ, あります, が, ある, た, い, て
Kiswahili (VERB)kuwa, wana, acha, zina, tuna, uwe, una, Wezesha, kupata, Je
Klingon ghaj
Korean (VERB)가지고, 가질, 있다, 했습니다, 해야, 있을, 가진, 있는, 는, 가
Latvian (VERB)ir, būt, esat, esam, būtu, esmu, nav, būs
Lithuanian (VERB)turėti, turi, būti, jau, ar, yra, neturi, buvo
Malagasy manana
Malay (Latin) (VERB)mempunyai, telah, ada, memiliki, punya, Pernahkah, harus, perlu
Maltese (VERB)jkollhom, ikollu, jkunu, għandhom, kienu, ikunu, jkun, ma
Norwegian Bokmål har
Persian (VERB)اند, باید, داشته, کرده اند, مجبور, دارند, را, آیا, که, دارای
Polish (VERB)mieć, mają, posiadają, masz, mam, ma, miał, muszą, zostały, czy
Portuguese (VERB)ter, tem, tenho, temos, tiver, tenha, tê, tens, já, tinha, precisa
Romanian (VERB)au, avea, aibă, trebui, am, fi, aveţi, avem, ai, aţi
Russian (VERB)иметь, есть, должны, у, обладают, было, быть, уже
Samoan ua
Serbian (Cyrillic) имају
Serbian (Latin) imaju
Slovak (VERB)mať, majú, už, máte, má, si, sa, musia, mám, boli
Slovenian (VERB)imajo, življati, imeti, so, imeli, imate, ima, morali, jih, še
Spanish (VERB)tener, han, haberse, disponen, cuentan
Swedish (VERB)har, ha, måste, få
Tahitian Ua
Tamil (VERB)உங்களுக்கு, உங்களிடம்
Telugu చేశారు
Thai (VERB)มี, ได้, ยัง
Tongan kuo
Turkish (VERB)var, sahip, -si olmak, zorunda, gerek, olması, vardır, açmış, yok
Ukrainian (VERB)мають, мати, є, повинні, маємо, маєте, маю, має, вже
Urdu (VERB)پاس, نے, ہے, ہیں, پڑے, ہو, رکھتے, ہونا, کیا, ہوتا
Vietnamese (VERB)có, đã
Welsh (VERB)wedi, rhaid, gael, cael, ganddynt, chael, gennym, â, fod
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