put a bee in someone’s bonnet (about someone or something)

put a bee in someone’s bonnet (about someone or something) Fig. to give someone an idea about someone or something; to urge someone to do something.
- E.g. Julie put a bee in my bonnet about a way to solve our money problems.
- E.g. Sam put a bee in my bonnet about having a party for Jane.
- E.g. He put a bee in my bonnet about Jane.
- E.g. I’m glad he put a bee in my bonnet.