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pull oneself together

Definition of pull oneself together

  1. :  to become calm again :  to control one's emotions and behavior after one has been very upset, emotional, etc. <I know you're upset, but you need to pull yourself together.>



Word by Word Definitions

pullplay
  1. :  to exert force upon so as to cause or tend to cause motion toward the force

    :  to stretch (cooling candy) repeatedly

    :  to strain abnormally

  1. :  the act or an instance of pulling

    :  a draft of liquid

    :  an inhalation of smoke

oneselfplay
  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

togetherplay
  1. :  in or into one place, mass, collection, or group

    :  in a body :  as a group

    :  in or into contact (as connection, collision, or union)

  1. :  appropriately prepared, organized, or balanced

    :  composed in mind or manner :  self-possessed


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