get a lifeINFORMAL
This is a harsh thing to say if you're annoyed with someone whose life seems dull or limited.
- "All you do is work and make money. Get a life, why don't you?"
- Jake played computer games day and night, so his brother said, "Get a life, Jake! Go out and make some friends."
This can sound quite aggressive and critical, so be careful when using it.
This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
He said, "Get a life!" He was telling me to
Contributor: Matt Errey