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phrasal verb [transitive] [never progressive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyhave in
he/she/ithas in
present participlehaving in
past tensehad in
past participlehad in
  1. 1

    have in


    have got in

    have something in if a store has something in, it is available in the store for you to buy

    We’ll have some more guide books in next week.

  2. 2

    have in


    have got in

    have someone in mainly British if you have someone in, they come to your house, office, factory, etc. to do some work there
  3. 3
    have someone in British if you have a friend or neighbor in, they come to your house and have a meal or a drink with you
  4. 4

    have in


    have got in

    have something in British to have a supply of something that you regularly use in your house, for example food, drink, or fuel
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