get hold of oneself

variants: or chiefly US

get a hold of oneself

Definition of get hold of oneself

  1. :  to get control of ones' thoughts and emotions and stop behaving in a foolish or uncontrolled way Get a hold of yourself and tell me what happened.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

holdplay
  1. :  to have possession or ownership of or have at one's disposal

    :  to have as a privilege or position of responsibility

    :  to have as a mark of distinction

  1. :  stronghold

    :  confinement, custody

    :  prison

  1. :  the interior of a ship below decks

    :  the cargo deck of a ship

    :  the cargo compartment of a plane

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


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