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Meaning of “take/need a cold shower” in the English Dictionary

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take/need a cold shower

humorous an ​expression used when someone ​needs to ​calm down when something has made them ​feelsexuallyexcited: Did you ​see the ​dress she was ​wearing? I ​think I'd ​better go and take a ​cold shower!
(Definition of take/need a cold shower from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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