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Definitions of get:

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb

A contraction for beget.

part of speech: verb transitive

To obtain: to beget offspring: to learn: to persuade: ( B.) to betake, to carry.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To arrive or put one's self in any place, state, or condition: to become:- pr. p. getting; pa. t. got; pa. p. got, ( obs.) gotten. GET AT, to reach: GET OFF, to escape: GET ON, to proceed, advance: GET OVER, to surmount: GET THROUGH, to finish: GET UP, to arise, to ascend.

part of speech: verb transitive

To obtain; procure; win; gain; acquire; receive; deserve; realize; learn; prevail upon.

part of speech: verb

To procure; to obtain; to attain; to realise; to bring into a certain condition; to become; to beget.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To arrive at; become; find time, opportunity, etc.; depart quickly; procreate.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Got, gotten.

Usage examples for get:

  • We can't get away. "On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles", Thomas Charles Bridges
  • I knew he would get well! "The Man from Jericho", Edwin Carlile Litsey
  • " I get it," I said. "Four-Day Planet", Henry Beam Piper
  • I will get some." "The Jungle Book", Rudyard Kipling
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