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English definition of “pull your socks up”

pull your socks up

UK informal
to make an effort to improve your work or behaviour because it is not good enough: He's going to have to pull his socks up if he wants to stay in the team.Becoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
(Definition of pull your socks up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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