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get it all together

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get it together

verb phrase

(Variations: one's act or one's head or one's shit or one's stuff may replace it) To arrange one's life or affairs properly; integrate and focus oneself: Get your shit together, said Junior Jones/ why the executive departments of government don't get their act together/ Congress has to get its shit together (1960s+ Counterculture fr black)


have it all together

verb phrase

To have one's life, feelings, energies, etc, satisfactorily arranged; be free of emotional and behavioral dysfunctions: Dr Jung says we'll all be OK when we have it all together (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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