keep one's hair on

keep one's hair on
 Keep calm.

A concise dictionary of English slang (2nd edition) . . 2015.

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  • keep one's hair on — (informal) To keep calm • • • Main Entry: ↑hair …   Useful english dictionary

  • keep one's hair on — verb To stay calm; to be patient. All right, all right, just keep your hair on, mate. Syn: keep ones shirt on Ant: get ones bowels in an uproar, get ones knickers in a knot …   Wiktionary

  • keep one's wool on — (informal) To keep one s hair on, stay calm • • • Main Entry: ↑wool …   Useful english dictionary

  • hair on, keep one's —  Keep calm. Control one s temper …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • out of one's hair — phrasal out of one s way ; not in one s hair < keep the children out of his hair for a while > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • keep — v. & n. v. (past and past part. kept) 1 tr. have continuous charge of; retain possession of. 2 tr. (foll. by for) retain or reserve for a future occasion or time (will keep it for tomorrow). 3 tr. & intr. retain or remain in a specified condition …   Useful english dictionary

  • hair — /hɛə / (say hair) noun 1. the natural covering of the human head. 2. the aggregate of hairs which grow on an animal. 3. one of the numerous fine, usually cylindrical filaments growing from the skin and forming the coat of most mammals. 4. a… …  

  • hair — n. 1 a any of the fine threadlike strands growing from the skin of mammals, esp. from the human head. b these collectively (his hair is falling out). 2 a an artificially produced hairlike strand, e.g. in a brush. b a mass of such hairs. 3… …   Useful english dictionary

  • hair net — a cap of loose net, as of silk or nylon, for holding the hair in place. [1860 65] * * * hair net, a net worn to keep one s hair in place …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hair care — is an overall term for parts of hygiene and cosmetology involving the hair on the human head. Hair care will differ according to one s hair type and according to various processes that can be applied to hair. All hair is not the same; indeed,… …   Wikipedia

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