put (one's) skates on(redirected from put skates on)
put (one's) skates on
To hurry up or move faster. Timmy, put your skates on, or we'll be late to the party! If these guys don't put their skates on, we'll be here moving boxes all day.
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get/put your ˈskates on(British English, informal) hurry up: If you don’t put your skates on, you’ll be late for work.
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