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get (v)
Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to
Example: This beats me!. Got me--I don't know the answer!. a vexing problem. This question really stuck me.
Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to
Example: This beats me!. Got me--I don't know the answer!. a vexing problem. This question really stuck me.
Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to
Example: This beats me!. Got me--I don't know the answer!. a vexing problem. This question really stuck me.
get (v)
Definition: go or come after and bring or take back
Example: Get me those books over there, please. Could you bring the wine?. The dog fetched the hat.
Definition: go or come after and bring or take back
Example: Get me those books over there, please. Could you bring the wine?. The dog fetched the hat.
Definition: go or come after and bring or take back
Example: Get me those books over there, please. Could you bring the wine?. The dog fetched the hat.
get (v)
Definition: purchase
Example: What did you get at the toy store?.
get (v)
Definition: purchase
Example: What did you get at the toy store?.
get (v)
Definition: purchase
Example: What did you get at the toy store?.
get (v)
Definition: move into a desired direction of discourse
Example: What are you driving at?.
Definition: move into a desired direction of discourse
Example: What are you driving at?.
Definition: move into a desired direction of discourse
Example: What are you driving at?.
get (v)
Definition: make children
Example: Abraham begot Isaac. Men often father children but don't recognize them.
Definition: make children
Example: Abraham begot Isaac. Men often father children but don't recognize them.
Definition: make (offspring) by reproduction
Example: Abraham begot Isaac. John fathered four daughters.
get (v)
Definition: come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Example: He grew a beard. The patient developed abdominal pains. I got funny spots all over my body. Well-developed breasts.
Definition: come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Example: He grew a beard. The patient developed abdominal pains. I got funny spots all over my body. Well-developed breasts.
Definition: come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Example: He grew a beard. The patient developed abdominal pains. I got funny spots all over my body. Well-developed breasts.
get (v)
Definition: receive a specified treatment (abstract)
Example: These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation. His movie received a good review. I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions.
Definition: receive a specified treatment (abstract)
Example: These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation. His movie received a good review. I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions.
Definition: receive a specified treatment (abstract)
Example: These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation. His movie received a good review. I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions.
get (v)
Definition: acquire as a result of some effort or action
Example: You cannot get water out of a stone. Where did she get these news?.
get (v)
Definition: acquire as a result of some effort or action
Example: You cannot get water out of a stone. Where did she get these news?.
get (v)
Definition: acquire as a result of some effort or action
Example: You cannot get water out of a stone. Where did she get these news?.
get (v)
Definition: leave immediately
Example: Scram!.
Definition: leave immediately
Example: Scram!.
Definition: leave immediately
Example: Scram!.
get (n)
Definition: a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
get (n)
Definition: a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
get (n)
Definition: a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
get (v)
Definition: grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
Example: did you catch that allusion?. We caught something of his theory in the lecture. don't catch your meaning. did you get it?. She didn't get the joke. I just don't get him.
Definition: grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
Example: did you catch that allusion?. We caught something of his theory in the lecture. don't catch your meaning. did you get it?. She didn't get the joke. I just don't get him.
Definition: grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
Example: did you catch that allusion?. We caught something of his theory in the lecture. don't catch your meaning. did you get it?. She didn't get the joke. I just don't get him.
get (v)
Definition: reach and board
Example: She got the bus just as it was leaving.
get (v)
Definition: reach and board
Example: She got the bus just as it was leaving.
get (v)
Definition: reach and board
Example: She got the bus just as it was leaving.
get (v)
Definition: communicate with a place or person
Example: Bill called this number and he got Mary. The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake.
get (v)
Definition: communicate with a place or person
Example: Bill called this number and he got Mary. The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake.
get (v)
Definition: communicate with a place or person
Example: Bill called this number and he got Mary. The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake.
get (v)
Definition: irritate
Example: Her childish behavior really get to me. His lying really gets me.
Definition: irritate
Example: Her childish behavior really get to me. His lying really gets me.
Definition: irritate
Example: Her childish behavior really get to me. His lying really gets me.
get (v)
Definition: overcome or destroy
Example: The ice storm got my hibiscus. the cat got the goldfish.
get (v)
Definition: overcome or destroy
Example: The ice storm got my hibiscus. the cat got the goldfish.
get (v)
Definition: overcome or destroy
Example: The ice storm got my hibiscus. the cat got the goldfish.
get (v)
Definition: take vengeance on or get even
Example: We'll get them!. That'll fix him good!. This time I got him.
Definition: take vengeance on or get even
Example: We'll get them!. That'll fix him good!. This time I got him.
Definition: take vengeance on or get even
Example: We'll get them!. That'll fix him good!. This time I got him.
get (v)
Definition: cause to do
Example: The ads induced me to buy a VCR. My children finally got me to buy a computer. My wife made me buy a new sofa.
Definition: cause to do
Example: The ads induced me to buy a VCR. My children finally got me to buy a computer. My wife made me buy a new sofa.
Definition: cause to do
Example: The ads induced me to buy a VCR. My children finally got me to buy a computer. My wife made me buy a new sofa.
get (v)
Definition: succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
Example: We finally got the suspect. Did you catch the thief?.
Definition: succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
Example: We finally got the suspect. Did you catch the thief?.
Definition: succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
Example: We finally got the suspect. Did you catch the thief?.
get (v)
Definition: give certain properties to something
Example: get someone mad. She made us look silly. He made a fool of himself at the meeting. Don't make this into a big deal. This invention will make you a millionaire. Make yourself clear.
Definition: give certain properties to something
Example: get someone mad. She made us look silly. He made a fool of himself at the meeting. Don't make this into a big deal. This invention will make you a millionaire. Make yourself clear.
Definition: give certain properties to something
Example: get someone mad. She made us look silly. He made a fool of himself at the meeting. Don't make this into a big deal. This invention will make you a millionaire. Make yourself clear.
get (v)
Definition: earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
Example: He drew a base on balls.
Definition: earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
Example: He drew a base on balls.
Definition: earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
Example: He drew a base on balls.
get (v)
Definition: cause to move
Example: He got his squad on the ball. This let me in for a big surprise. He got a girl into trouble.
Definition: cause to move
Example: He got his squad on the ball. This let me in for a big surprise. He got a girl into trouble.
Definition: cause to move
Example: He got his squad on the ball. This let me in for a big surprise. He got a girl into trouble.
get (v)
Definition: perceive by hearing
Example: I didn't catch your name. She didn't get his name when they met the first time.
Definition: perceive by hearing
Example: I didn't catch your name. She didn't get his name when they met the first time.
Definition: perceive by hearing
Example: I didn't catch your name. She didn't get his name when they met the first time.
get (v)
Definition: evoke an emotional response
Example: Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time.
get (v)
Definition: evoke an emotional response
Example: Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time.
get (v)
Definition: evoke an emotional response
Example: Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time.
get (v)
Definition: apprehend and reproduce accurately
Example: She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings. She got the mood just right in her photographs.
Definition: apprehend and reproduce accurately
Example: She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings. She got the mood just right in her photographs.
Definition: apprehend and reproduce accurately
Example: She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings. She got the mood just right in her photographs.
get (v)
Definition: take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
Example: We began working at dawn. Who will start?. Get working as soon as the sun rises!. The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia. He began early in the day. Let's get down to work now.
Definition: take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
Example: We began working at dawn. Who will start?. Get working as soon as the sun rises!. The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia. He began early in the day. Let's get down to work now.
Definition: take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
Example: We began working at dawn. Who will start?. Get working as soon as the sun rises!. The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia. He began early in the day. Let's get down to work now.
get (v)
Definition: enter or assume a certain state or condition
Example: He became annoyed when he heard the bad news. It must be getting more serious. her face went red with anger. She went into ecstasy. Get going!.
Definition: enter or assume a certain state or condition
Example: He became annoyed when he heard the bad news. It must be getting more serious. her face went red with anger. She went into ecstasy. Get going!.
Definition: enter or assume a certain state or condition
Example: He became annoyed when he heard the bad news. It must be getting more serious. her face went red with anger. She went into ecstasy. Get going!.
get (v)
Definition: attract and fix
Example: His look caught her. She caught his eye. Catch the attention of the waiter.
Definition: attract and fix
Example: His look caught her. She caught his eye. Catch the attention of the waiter.
Definition: attract and fix
Example: His look caught her. She caught his eye. Catch the attention of the waiter.
get (v)
Definition: reach a destination
Example: She arrived home at 7 o'clock. She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight.
Definition: reach a destination
Example: She arrived home at 7 o'clock. She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight.
Definition: reach a destination
Example: She arrived home at 7 o'clock. She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight.
get (v)
Definition: reach by calculation
Example: What do you get when you add up these numbers?.
get (v)
Definition: reach by calculation
Example: What do you get when you add up these numbers?.
get (v)
Definition: reach by calculation
Example: What do you get when you add up these numbers?.
get (v)
Definition: reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
Example: the rock caught her in the back of the head. The blow got him in the back. The punch caught him in the stomach.
Definition: reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
Example: the rock caught her in the back of the head. The blow got him in the back. The punch caught him in the stomach.
Definition: reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
Example: the rock caught her in the back of the head. The blow got him in the back. The punch caught him in the stomach.
get (v)
Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
Example: get an idea. experience vertigo. get nauseous. receive injuries. have a feeling.
Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
Example: get an idea. experience vertigo. get nauseous. receive injuries. have a feeling.
Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
Example: get an idea. experience vertigo. get nauseous. receive injuries. have a feeling.
get (v)
Definition: suffer from the receipt of
Example: She will catch hell for this behavior!.
Definition: suffer from the receipt of
Example: She will catch hell for this behavior!.
Definition: suffer from the receipt of
Example: She will catch hell for this behavior!.
get (v)
Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Example: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle. They acquired a new pet. Get your results the next day. Get permission to take a few days off from work.
Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Example: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle. They acquired a new pet. Get your results the next day. Get permission to take a few days off from work.
Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Example: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle. They acquired a new pet. Get your results the next day. Get permission to take a few days off from work.
get (v)
Definition: achieve a point or goal
Example: Nicklaus had a 70. The Brazilian team got 4 goals. She made 29 points that day.
Definition: achieve a point or goal
Example: Nicklaus had a 70. The Brazilian team got 4 goals. She made 29 points that day.
Definition: achieve a point or goal
Example: Nicklaus had a 70. The Brazilian team got 4 goals. She made 29 points that day.
get (v)
Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
Example: She suffered a fracture in the accident. He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars. She got a bruise on her leg. He got his arm broken in the scuffle.
Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
Example: She suffered a fracture in the accident. He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars. She got a bruise on her leg. He got his arm broken in the scuffle.
Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
Example: She suffered a fracture in the accident. He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars. She got a bruise on her leg. He got his arm broken in the scuffle.
get (v)
Definition: receive as a retribution or punishment
Example: He got 5 years in prison.
Definition: receive as a retribution or punishment
Example: He got 5 years in prison.
Definition: receive as a retribution or punishment
Example: He got 5 years in prison.
get (v)
Definition: be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
Example: He got AIDS. She came down with pneumonia. She took a chill.
Definition: be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
Example: He got AIDS. She came down with pneumonia. She took a chill.
Definition: be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
Example: He got AIDS. She came down with pneumonia. She took a chill.