get a life

get a life
phrasal
: to stop wasting time on trivial or hopeless matters — often used in the imperative

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get a life see under ↑life
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Main Entry:get
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get a life (informal; usu in imperative)
To start to live life to the full and do interesting things
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Main Entry:life

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get a life spoken phrase
used for telling someone that they are boring

Stop acting like an idiot and get a life!

Thesaurus: not interesting or excitingsynonym
Main entry: life

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[often in imperative] informal start living a fuller or more interesting existence

if he's a lout, then get yourself out of there and get a life

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get a life
informal : to stop spending time doing or thinking about things that are not important or interesting : to begin to have a more interesting or exciting life

My girlfriend's parents are nice people, but all they do is watch TV all day. They need to get a life.

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Main Entry:life

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get a ˈlife idiom
(informal) used to tell sb to stop being boring and to do sth more interesting

Do us all a favour… get a life!

Main entry:lifeidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

См. также в других словарях:

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  • get a life — change your lifestyle, get it together, get with it    He never goes out just stays at home and watches TV. I wish he would get a life! …   English idioms

  • get a life — spoken used for telling someone that they are boring Stop acting like an idiot and get a life! …   English dictionary

  • Get a life — exhortation to someone to become worthwhile, to start living an interesting and fulfilling life; catch phrase expressing derision at another person s life, view of life, point of view, etc …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • get a life — Australian Slang exhortation to someone to become worthwhile, to start living an interesting and fulfilling life; catch phrase expressing derision at another person s life, view of life, point of view, etc …   English dialects glossary


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