Definition of put ideas into someone's head in English:

put ideas into someone's head

phrase

  • Suggest aspirations that a person would not otherwise have had.

    • ‘This morning, I read several more chapters of Black Fiddle which put ideas into my head.’
    • ‘Books about outlaws were blamed because they put ideas into his head about an exciting life of crime.’
    • ‘This would happen if God were actively putting ideas into my head that, prima facie and in all cases, seemed to have some other source.’
    • ‘You shouldn't say such things to the children, putting ideas into their head!’