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Meaning of “steady on!” in the English Dictionary

"steady on!" in British English

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steady on!

UK informal used to ​tell someone that what they are saying is too ​extreme: Steady on, Chris - she's ​nice but she's not that ​nice!
(Definition of steady on! from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “steady on!”
in Chinese (Simplified) 别那么极端!说话悠着点!…
in Chinese (Traditional) 別那麼極端!說話留點餘地!…
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