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Synonyms for get

become

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annoy

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inherit

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fetch

catch

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experience

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arrest

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contact

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move

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get about or around: go out

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get about or around: circulate

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  • circulate
  • be reported
  • be published
  • become known
  • be passed around
  • be put about

get across something

get ahead

get along: be friendly

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get along: go

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get at someone: criticize

get at something: reach

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get away

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get back

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  • return
  • arrive home
  • come back or home

get back at someone

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  • retaliate
  • pay (someone) back
  • hit back at
  • take revenge on
  • get even with
  • strike back at
  • even the score with
  • exact retribution on
  • get your own back on
  • make reprisal with
  • be avenged on
  • settle the score with
  • give (someone) a taste of his or her own medicine
  • give tit for tat
  • take or wreak vengeance on

get off: be absolved

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  • be absolved
  • be acquitted
  • escape punishment
  • walk

get off: leave

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get on: be friendly

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get on with something

get out: leave

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get out: become known

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get out of something

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get over something: recover from

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get over something: cross

get someone up

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get something across

get something over

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get something together

get up

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Synonyms for get

to come into possession of

to obtain from another source

to acquire as a result of one's behavior or effort

to gain possession of, especially after a struggle or chase

to receive, as wages, for one's labor

to succeed in communicating with

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to become affected with a disease

to gain knowledge or mastery of by study

to be the biological father of

to cause to be in a certain state or to undergo a particular experience or action

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to succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way

to obtain possession or control of

to evoke a usually strong mental or emotional response from

to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

to come to be

get ahead: to gain success

get along: to live or act together in harmony

get along: to go forward, especially toward a conclusion

get along: to progress or perform adequately, especially in difficult circumstances

get along: to grow old

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get around: to become known far and wide

get away: to break loose and leave suddenly, as from confinement or from a difficult or threatening situation

get behind: to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

get by: to progress or perform adequately, especially in difficult circumstances

get in: to come to a particular place

get on: to put (an article of clothing) on one's person

get on: to live or act together in harmony

get on: to gain success

get on: to grow old

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get out: to be made public

get to: to reach (a goal or objective)

get together: to come together face-to-face by arrangement

get together: to come to an understanding or to terms

get up: to leave one's bed

get up: to adopt a standing posture

a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

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a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent

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cause to move

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receive a specified treatment (abstract)

go through (mental or physical states or experiences)

take vengeance on or get even

achieve a point or goal

succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase

come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)

be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness

communicate with a place or person

give certain properties to something

move into a desired direction of discourse

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grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of

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attract and fix

reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot

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reach by calculation

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acquire as a result of some effort or action

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perceive by hearing

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suffer from the receipt of

receive as a retribution or punishment

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leave immediately

reach and board

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evoke an emotional response

apprehend and reproduce accurately

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earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher

overcome or destroy

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Once he calms her down he gets down on one knee and proposes under the full moon.
I've done the fighting with these type of weapons before, but he really gets down to the nitty-gritty, the fundamental of the thing, so I can really excel at it,'' said Chang, who will wield both the rapier and dagger in the play.
I could give you a scene-by-scene analysis of The Monkey's Mask script, extol the virtues of Porter as the lesbian detective lead, or even tell you how the production design relies primarily on black, white, red, and orange hues, but I know that none of that will really matter once you react the following sentence: Kelly McGillis, a lesbian icon since gossip of a possible relationship between her and Jodie Foster off the set of the 1988 film The Accused, is finally starring in a lesbian-themed film and repeatedly gets down, dirty, and naked with another woman on-screen.
Thus Ken Siman, author of the novel Pizza Face, gets down and dirty, braving painful high-school trauma material and fresh embarrassment to embark upon the cleverly entitled The Beauty Trip, in which he asks an admirably wide and elegant range of professional beauties and beauty hadlers, just what is the deal.
It's sad that it gets down to a controversy between faiths,'' he said.
But before Eamon Holmes gets down to tackling the hard stuff he'll be fronting a stage version of Who Wants To be A Millionaire?
At first I thought, OK, I feel like I can do this," he recalls, "but when she gets down on the ice and bumps it with her pelvis, throwing her head back to the beat--it was a little raw for them
A review of his friend Jane Freilicher, for example, never really gets down to the business of criticism, instead praising the artist's "deep affection for all bumbling things.
At the click of a mouse, dancing Drew gets down to the latest hip-hop moves while donning the hottest reggae gear.
Every local campaign gets down to one issue and that's public safety,'' said council candidate Steve Knight, a Los Angeles police officer and son of the late state Sen.
So when Intersil gets down to a three-chip solution, it will penetrate the home market.
In a nutshell: A Martin-and-Lewis team from the '50s gets down and dirty in this jumbled and unsavory take on the dark side of fame.