panic button

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a button to push in order to summon help in case of an emergency

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We're still third in the table, and there on merit, so the last thing anyone is doing right now is hitting the panic button.
And the Potters were soon hitting the panic button again when Shorey was allowed to overlap down the left to get to the byline.
Everyone from manager Jim Tracy to general manager Dan Evans insists the offense will get better, and that they aren't hitting the panic button yet.
DAVID MURRAY insists he's not hitting the panic button and won't hold talks with Dick Advocaat over his future.
A FIFTH successive defeat at Bournemouth on Saturday kept Wrexham rooted firmly to the bottom of the Second Division, but manager Denis Smith won't be hitting the panic button just yet.
But Glass had Swindon hitting the panic button as he inexplicably tried to dribble around striker Moore in the penalty area.
I won't start hitting the panic button yet, but we're down there with a few other clubs.
It has accused the council of hitting the panic button and coming up with a "one size fits all solution" which could "saddle taxpayers with huge bills".
I thought he was sort of hitting the panic button when he dropped out.
But despite Saints' 1-1 draw with Finnish side VPS Vaasa in the UEFA Cup he isn't hitting the panic button yet.