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Meaning of “get a grip (on yourself)” in the English Dictionary

"get a grip (on yourself)" in British English

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get a grip (on yourself)

C1 to make an ​effort to ​controlyouremotions and ​behave more ​calmly: I just ​think he ought to get a grip on himself - he's ​behaving like a ​child.
(Definition of get a grip (on yourself) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"get a grip on yourself" in American English

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get a grip on yourself

to ​controlyouremotions: Get a ​grip on yourself, and ​tell me what ​happened.
(Definition of get a grip on yourself from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get a grip (on yourself)”
in Turkish kendine hâkim olmak, aklını başına toplamak…
in Russian взять себя в руки…
in Polish wziąć się w garść…
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