Call the Shots

Meaning of Idiom ‘Call the Shots’ To call the shots means to be in charge or in control; to make the important decisions; or to have authority. 1Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.,2Heacock, Paul. Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2010.,3Henry, Jean. How to Play the Game: American English Sports & Games … Read more