roll up one's sleeves


: to fold up the ends of one's shirt sleeves to make them shorter
informal : to prepare to work hard
It's time to roll up our sleeves and get the job done.

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“Roll up one's sleeves.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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