get hold of oneself


variants or chiefly US get a 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Mar. 2023.

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