Definition Get one's act together

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Definition

to get one's act together: to become better organised, to control one's emotions
idiom
(the company needs to) get its act together (the company needs to) function in a better, more organised manner
(stop crying and) get your act together​ (stop crying and) control your emotions

Examples

  • "The company, at the center of hundreds of scandals in the last 10 years, ranging from illegal bear hunts to monkey abuse to laboratory explosions, just can't seem to get their act together."

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