get up on the wrong side of the bed

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Definition of get up on the wrong side of the bed

: to be in a bad mood throughout the day Be careful when you talk to the boss. He got up on the wrong side of the bed this morning.

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“Get up on the wrong side of the bed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20up%20on%20the%20wrong%20side%20of%20the%20bed. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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