get out of a/this/that mess(redirected from got out of this mess)
get out of a/this/that mess
To escape a troublesome or difficult situation. You're supposed to go out with two different men tonight? Good luck getting out of that mess!
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get out of a mess
Fig. to get free of a bad situation. (Also with this, such a, etc.) How can anyone get out of a mess like this? Please help me get out of this mess!
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.