English version

shake a leg

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshake a legshake a legspokenHURRY used to tell someone to hurry, or quickly start doing something C’mon, shake a leg! shake
Examples from the Corpus
shake a legIf we want to get there by 11:00, we'd better shake a leg.Outside the others were shouting for Kerry to shake a leg.The business of the audition is squeezed into all this in less time than it takes to shake a leg.On shaking legs he began to descend.I stood on my shaking legs, my head on the public phone.
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