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English definition of “pull/get your finger out”

pull/get your finger out

UK informal
to start working hard, especially after a period of low activity: She's really going to have to pull her finger out if she wants to finish before Friday.Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work
(Definition of pull/get your finger out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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