get (one's) knickers in a knot

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don't get your knickers in a knot

Don't become overly upset or emotional over something, especially that which is trivial or unimportant. Primarily heard in UK. Ah, don't get your knickers in a knot, I'll have the car back by tomorrow morning! A: "Oh no, our picnic is ruined!" B: "It'll stop raining soon—don't get your knickers in a knot."
See also: get, knickers, knot

get (one's) knickers in a knot

To become overly upset or emotional over something, especially that which is trivial or unimportant. Primarily heard in UK. Ah, don't get your knickers in a knot, I'll have the car back by tomorrow morning! In my opinion, people are getting their knickers in a knot over this election.
See also: get, knickers, knot
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