get (something) off one's chest


: to tell someone about (something that has been making one upset or unhappy)
You've been a little cold to me lately. Is there something you'd like to get off your chest?

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“Get (something) off one's chest.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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