Definition of friends in high places in English:
People in senior positions who are able and willing to use their influence on one’s behalf.
- I had no influence, no friends in high places, no well-connected parents.
- Fortunately, Sheen had friends in high places.
- I have absolutely no doubt that time, and a little help from friends in high places, will create the necessary conditions for eventual acquittals.
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