Definition of at one's disposal in English:

at one's disposal

phrase

  • Available for one to use whenever or however one wishes.

    ‘a helicopter was put at their disposal’
    • ‘Life saving oxygen equipment is now at the disposal of both Geraldton Secondary College campuses.’
    • ‘Carlow Golf Club put the course at the disposal of various organisations over the six days as well as notifying all golf clubs in Leinster of the competition.’
    • ‘The cinematography uses every tool at director Frank Darabont's disposal in order to capture the desired tones.’
    • ‘With no other options at their immediate disposal, the students position themselves to resist this challenge.’
    • ‘Dozens of cultivation tools are at the organic producer's disposal, he added, from rotary hoes to new machines that simply vibrate soil to uproot newly sprouted weeds.’
    • ‘I think we have seen what I have at my disposal for next season.’
    • ‘Ah, the wonders of an endless treasury at one's disposal.’
    • ‘Clearly, art is a question of what one does with the resources at one's disposal.’
    • ‘The field used for the parking of cars on that night was kindly put at the disposal of the organising committee by Percy Flynn and the Flynn family.’
    • ‘He really didn't want to discuss the virtues and vices of having a female body at one's disposal with his far more hormone-driven best friend.’
    for use by, in reserve for, in the hands of, in the possession of, within the reach of, within easy reach of, at someone's fingertips
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