have smth on the ball

have smth on the ball
be smart, clever, skilled

She really has a lot on the ball. She should do well in whatever she chooses to do.

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  • have\ smth\ on\ the\ ball — v. phr. slang colloquial To be smart, clever; to be skilled and have the necessary know how. You can trust Syd; he s got a lot on the ball or he s got something on the ball …   Словарь американских идиом

  • ball — See: base on balls, carry the ball, fly ball, foul ball, get the ball rolling, set the ball rolling, start the ball rolling, gopher ball, ground ball, have a ball, have smth on the ball, jump ball, keep the ball rolling, long ball, on the ball,… …   Словарь американских идиом

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