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take/need a cold shower

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtake/need a cold showertake/need a cold showerSEX/HAVE SEX WITHused humorously to say that someone is sexually excited and the cold water will stop them feeling that way cold
Examples from the Corpus
take/need a cold showerHe put water on to boil and took a cold shower.In the morning, when you get up, take a cold shower.There is one foolproof way to rid yourself of this - take a cold shower.Instead he took a cold shower and a huge mug of coffee, and tried to sort out his thoughts.I took a cold shower and changed my clothes.
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