get a load off one's mind
get a load off (one's) mind
To discuss something, often something that is a source of stress or worry. I hate conflict, but I had to get a load off my mind and tell Josh how I really feel about his new girlfriend.
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get a load off one’s mind
tv. to say what one is thinking; to speak one’s mind; to talk something out. I’m sorry, but I just had to get a load off my mind.
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- a whole different animal
- a whole different ball of wax
- a whole different beast
- (something) to go on
- a fast talker
- (something) is the new (something)
- a/the feel of (something)
- (I) wouldn't (do something) if I were you
- (you've) got to get up pretty early in the morning to (do something)
- a straw will show which way the wind blows