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Get your act together

Submitted by Ww Ww on Thu, 09/11/2017 - 03:51

Idiomatic translations of "Get your act together"

Straighten up and fly right
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Reiß dich zusammen!
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Meanings of "Get your act together"

Arabic

تقال لشخص تكون تصرفاته, كلامه, أفعاله فوضوية و متهورة و هو خلاف الرزانة و الرصانة التي يتطلبها الموقف

Explained by Toot_v on Fri, 10/11/2017 - 15:51
Explained by Toot_v
Chinese

get (one's) act together - To take action to become well-organized, prepared, or in a better state of life.
形容人長大的了, 懂得規劃和準備, 讓自己生活得更好.

Explained by Joyce Su on Mon, 16/07/2018 - 13:03
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English

Mostly used as an imperative as well. It is stating that your actions, words, manner, conduct is chaotic, disorganized, reckless, not what it should be.
Your act would be literally a skit, a performance. Getting it together would mean to have it memorized, well timed, and performed well.

Explained by Ww Ww on Thu, 09/11/2017 - 03:51
Explained by Ww Ww
Greek

Έλα στα συγκαλά σου

Explained by Guest on Fri, 08/12/2017 - 02:15
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Russian

взять себя в руки; сосредоточиться; собраться с мыслями.

Explained by St. Sol on Fri, 21/09/2018 - 01:37
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"Get your act ..." in lyrics

Jennifer Lopez - Ain't Your Mama

I ain't your mama, boy (Na, na, na)
I ain't your mama, boy (Na, na, na)
When you're gon' get your act together? (No, I ain't your mama, no)
No, I ain't your mama

Spice Girls - Wannabe

If you wanna get with me, better make it fast
Now don't go wasting my precious time
Get your act together, we could be just fine

Fauve ≠ - Youth Talking Blues

Skid blues
Passing into the adult age
Get your act together
Destruction of fantasies

Big Bang - This Love

My friends look at me and say I'm an idiot
They ask is she really that great?
They say get your act together, she was playing you
It doesn't matter to me, it's nothing

Destiny's Child - No No No Part 2

I can see right through you
And you know you wanna be mine
So get your act together
Cause you're running out of time

Universe - We Were Like This

Hence I wait for a pale dawn
For those few words
Get your act together, dry those tears

Mononc' Serge - Sign My Boobs

And so now, little boy, listen to me well
It's high time for you to get your act together
Drop out of school, come on, hurry up

BoA - Did Ya

(shoulda shoulda but you didn't did ya?)
You shoulda known I'm not gonna sit around
And wait for you to get your act together, shoulda known better
Don't say you wanna, don't say you were gonna

No Angels - Eleven Out Of Ten

She's eleven outta ten for misery
So get your act together
Can't you see?

No Angels - Too Old

This is a song for all you half assed lovers
This is a song for all you half assed lovers
Get your act together before I call your mother

Quest for Camelot (OST) - If I Didn't Have You

[Kayley:]
Stop bickering and get your act together.

S Club 7 - All In Love Is Fair

And show me
Stop wasting time
And if you need me, get your act together boy
And show me