Metaphorically speaking what does "Apply pressure to stop the bleeding/hurt mean."?
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if a situation is getting out of control in a way that could very well end in disaster, this is analogous to the 'bleeding.' Applying pressure is analogous to taking charge of the situation.
similar phrases might include "a stitch in time saves nine" and, to a lesser extent "rip the bandage off".0
It means to apply pressure and stop the bleeding...0
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