get hold of oneself

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variants: or chiefly US get a hold of oneself

Definition of get hold of oneself

: 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.

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“Get hold of oneself.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20hold%20of%20oneself. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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