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to get your knickers in a twist exp.
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
n.
something easy to get
v.
to begin something, to get a process started
If I could just get the ball rolling, then other people would help. Now that we're acquainted, let's get the ball rolling!
exp.
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
v.
to get rid of one's frustration (for example by doing something violent or impulsive)
o.
Right of every person to get any information online without any restriction
[Tech.] Right of information
n.
to get so focused on the details or intricacies of something that you miss the big picture or the main point
His book subject is quite good, but he tends to miss the forest for the trees. (tending to get in too much detail and miss the essence).
n.
vamos a conseguir un poco de agua
exp.
get drunk or take drugs; get high
exp.
get seriously involved in a relationship
id.
use your common sense or resourcefulness
v.
become very nervous or anxious especially before an important event or before having to do something difficult
[informal] Ex.: She always gets the jitters before going on stage.
exp.
your best clothes that you wear on special occasions
v.
launch the process, launch the project, make sure that progress is under way
idiom
exp.
get rid of a strong feeling towards something or someone
[Informal] If you have done something wrong, tell him and get it out of your system. After the break up, it took him some while to get her out of his system.
exp.
sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
exp.
absolutely not; not in this lifetime
Slang expression used mostly in 19th century
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your

  
  (unstressed)  
      determiner  
1    of, belonging to, or associated with you  
your nose, your house, your first taste of freedom     
2    belonging to or associated with an unspecified person or people in general  
the path is on your left heading north, this lotion is for your head only     
3    Informal   used to indicate all things or people of a certain type  
your part-time worker is a problem     
4    your actual     (Brit)  
informal   (intensifier)  
here is your actual automatic tin-opener     
     (Old English eower, genitive of ge ye1; related to Old Frisian juwe, Old Saxon euwa, Old High German iuwer)  


by-your-leave  
      n   a request for permission (esp. in the phrase without so much as a by-your-leave)  
in-your-face  
      adj  
Slang   aggressive and confrontational  
provocative in-your-face activism     
mind-your-own-business  
      n   a Mediterranean urticaceous plant, Helxine soleirolii, with small dense leaves: used for cover  
roll-your-own  
      n  
Informal   a hand-rolled cigarette  
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