gotten, past participle; geting, present participle; got, past participle; gets, 3rd person singular present; got, past tense; getting, present participle;
Come to have or hold (something); receive
I got the impression that she wasn't happy
Experience, suffer, or be afflicted with (something bad)
I got a sudden pain in my left eye
Receive as a punishment or penalty
I'll get the sack if things go wrong
Contract (a disease or ailment)
I might be getting the flu
Receive (a communication)
I got a letter from my fiancé
Succeed in attaining, achieving, or experiencing; obtain
I need all the sleep I can get
Move in order to pick up or bring (something); fetch
get another chair
I'll get you a drink
Tend to meet with or find in a specified place or situation
it was nothing like the winters we get in Florida
Travel by or catch (a bus, train, or other form of transport)
I'll get a taxi and be home in an hour
Obtain (a figure or answer) as a result of calculation
Respond to a ring of (a telephone or doorbell) or the knock on (a door)
I'll get it!
Said as an invitation to notice or look at someone, esp. to criticize or ridicule them
Enter or reach a specified state or condition; become
he got very worried
it's getting late
you'll get used to it
Used with a past participle to form the passive mood
the cat got groomed
Cause to be treated in a specified way
get the form signed by a doctor
Induce or prevail upon (someone) to do something
Sophie got Beth to make a fire
Have the opportunity to do
he got to try out a few of these new cars
Begin to be or do something, esp. gradually or by chance
we got talking one evening
Come, go, or make progress eventually or with some difficulty
I got to the airport
they weren't going to get anywhere
Move or come into a specified position, situation, or state
she got into the car
Succeed in making (someone or something) come, go, or make progress
my honesty often gets me into trouble
Reach a specified point or stage
it's getting so I can't even think
Catch or apprehend (someone)
the police have got him
Strike or wound (someone) with a blow or missile
you got me in the eye!
Punish, injure, or kill (someone), esp. as retribution
I'll get you for this!
Be punished, injured, or killed
wait until Dad comes home, then you'll get it!
Be killed or appropriately punished or rewarded
I'll get mine, you get yours, we'll all get wealthy
Annoy or amuse (someone) greatly
cleaning the same things all the time, that's what gets me
“What's a ‘flowery boundary tree’?” “You got me”
Understand (an argument or the person making it)
What do you mean? I don't get it
Acquire (knowledge) by study; learn
knowledge which is gotten at school
A successful return of a difficult ball
An animal's offspring
he passes this on to his get
A person whom the speaker dislikes or despises
a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
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"
become: 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!"
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"
receive: 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"
arrive: reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
bring: go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the hat"
experience: go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling"
pay back: take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
have: achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day"
induce: 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"
The get of an animal are the offspring of a particular individual male animal. It is derived from the term "begat," meaning to father children. The term is frequently used in horse breeding to describe the offspring of a stallion.
A get or gett (גט) is the Jewish form of divorce which, when one is available in the state of residence, is supervised by a Beth Din (בית דין), a rabbinical court. This page deals with the Conflict of Laws implications, rather than any other implications for divorce in Judaism.
A get (גט, plural gittin גיטין) is a divorce document, which according to Jewish Law, must be presented by a husband to his wife to effect their divorce. The essential text of the get is quite short: "You are hereby permitted to all men," i.e. ...
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is a networking protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.
(Getian) The Getae (Γέται, singular Γέτης) was the name given by the Greeks to several Thracian / Dacian tribes that occupied the regions south of the Lower Danube, in what is today northern Bulgaria, and north of the Lower Danube, in Romania. ...
gets is a function in the C standard library, declared in the header file stdio.h, that reads a line from the standard input and stores it in a buffer provided by the caller.
Offspring; Lineage; A difficult return or block of a shot; To obtain, purchase or acquire; To receive; To fetch; To become; To cause to become; to bring about; (used with preposition) To don or doff clothing, etc; To cause to do; To betake oneself; To arrive (at) or progress (towards a ...
(Gets) When a player is able to consistently get to and make a play on difficult to return shots.
(getting) from and putting into the GPS receiver (this corresponds to the terms downloading and uploading, respectively, used in other software);
Returns the value to which the key is mapped in this dictionary.
The Get operation is used by the SNMP manager to retrieve one or more object instances from the SNMP agent.
A Visual Basic keyword, the part of a Property procedure that gets the value of a property.
A very good or exclusive interview.
Religious divorce; the word is used to refer to a Jewish bill of divorcement.