October 16, 2020
Learner's Word of the Day
get a grip on yourself /ˈgɛt ə ˈgrɪp ɑːn jɚsɛlf/ idiom
get a grip on yourself
/ˈgɛt ə ˈgrɪp ɑːn jɚsɛlf/
idiom

Variant: or get a grip

"Hey, get a grip on yourself! It's going to be okay."
"Hey, get a grip on yourself! It's going to be okay."
Learner's definition of GET A GRIP ON YOURSELF

informal

: to get control of your thoughts and emotions and stop behaving in a foolish or uncontrolled way

  • Get a grip on yourself! This is no time to be hysterical!

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