Idiom: 'Pull yourself up by your bootstraps'

What does 'Pull yourself up by your bootstraps' mean?

Meaning: If you pull yourself up by your bootstraps, you make the effort to improve things for yourself.

Meaning:

If you pull yourself up by your bootstraps, you improve your problem or situation by your own efforts, without anyone else's help.

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