Idiom: 'If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen'

What does 'If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen' mean?

Meaning: Originally a Harry S. Truman quote, this means that if you can't take the pressure, then you should remove yourself from the situation.

Contributor: Alea Roach

Country: International English | Subject Area: Buildings & construction | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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