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Hypernyms for get

return experience sicken modify understand befuddle discombobulate intercommunicate prehend transfer channelise draw effect touch get to rile vex leave hurt buy rack up receive come down change state confuse fuddle mean get even clutch transport attract draw in effectuate stir bother nark chafe go forth ache purchase acquire make have change turn throw bedevil intend get back hit channel pull destroy set up annoy get at nettle devil go away suffer score create get alter fox confound communicate seize transmit channelize pull in ruin reproduce rag irritate gravel catch undergo hear tally

Definitions for get

  • verb - make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
  • verb - undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "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"
  • verb - be stricken by an illness
  • verb - come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard"; "The patient developed abdominal pains"; "I got funny spots all over my body"; "Well-developed breasts"
  • verb - give certain properties to something; "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"
  • verb - cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
  • verb - enter or assume a certain state or condition; "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!"
  • verb - take the first step or steps in carrying out an action; "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"
  • verb - receive a specified treatment (abstract); "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"
  • noun - a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
  • verb - grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "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"
  • verb - be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"
  • verb - reach by calculation; "What do you get when you add up these numbers?"
  • verb - cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner; "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"
  • verb - move into a desired direction of discourse; "What are you driving at?"
  • verb - communicate with a place or person; establish communication with
  • verb - take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
  • verb - succeed in catching or seizing
  • verb - reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; "the rock caught her in the back of the head"; "The blow got him in the back"; "The punch caught him in the stomach"
  • verb - go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there
  • verb - attract and fix; "His look caught her"; "She caught his eye"; "Catch the attention of the waiter"
  • verb - overcome or destroy; "The ice storm got my hibiscus"; "the cat got the goldfish"
  • verb - earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher; "He drew a base on balls"
  • verb - apprehend and reproduce accurately; "She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings"; "She got the mood just right in her photographs"
  • verb - evoke an emotional response; "Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time"
  • verb - irritate; "Her childish behavior really get to me"; "His lying really gets me"
  • verb - reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
  • verb - reach and board; "She got the bus just as it was leaving"
  • verb - leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form; "Scram!"
  • verb - go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling"
  • verb - receive as a retribution or punishment; "He got 5 years in prison"
  • verb - suffer from the receipt of; "She will catch hell for this behavior!"
  • verb - perceive by hearing; "I didn't catch your name"; "She didn't get his name when they met the first time"
  • verb - purchase; "What did you get at the toy store?"
  • verb - come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "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"
  • verb - achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day"
  • verb - acquire as a result of some effort or action; "You cannot get water out of a stone"; "Where did she get these news?"
  • Pronounciation of get

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    Synonyms for get

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    Antonyms for get

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    Holonyms for get

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    Hyponyms for get

    receive enter upon get hold recover reclaim gain earn garner share pick up borrow cramp break up regrow stool teethe cut have work break fall attack come on bestir oneself get started riddle persuade lead suborn recapture retrieve drive in shore reach pull in plump in isolate express come into rent turn come upon come up regain repossess take in realize profit partake in gather up poll crack up catch spring tiller pupate render leave take effect settle jump off break in embark get going get rolling elude bring prompt compel retake deliver put down roll up hit get in suffer win back extract buy hire find luck into accept recoup acquire clear realise benefit preempt call for break down crack fledge sprout leaf work up get sober up run recommence get to plunge enter get moving stump escape solicit inspire oblige lasso land bring down come attain move in sustain get back capture purchase charter glom line up obtain recuperate win make bring in partake collect inherit collapse crock up feather stock pod get up let sober take strike out auspicate launch get cracking get weaving mix up decide encourage instigate obligate rope set down set ashore come in flood in draw in horripilate press out come by lease engage

    Meronyms for get

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    Sounds like get

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