get

phonetic symbol: / ɡét | ɡɪ́t / 

get - English Dictionary

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

[ verb ]
■ make children
beget , bring forth , engender , father , generate , mother , sire

[ verb ]
■ undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
have , suffer , sustain

[ verb ]
■ be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
contract , take

[ verb ]
■ come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
acquire , develop , grow , produce

[ verb ]
■ give certain properties to something
e.g.)
・get someone mad
make

[ verb ]
■ cause to move
■ cause to be in a certain position or condition
have , let

[ verb ]
■ enter or assume a certain state or condition
e.g.)
・It must be getting more serious
・Get going!
become , go

[ verb ]
■ take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
e.g.)
・Get working as soon as the sun rises!
・Let's get down to work now
begin , commence , get down , set about , set out , start , start out

[ verb ]
■ receive a specified treatment (abstract)
find , incur , obtain , receive

[ verb ]
■ grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
e.g.)
・did you get it?
・She didn't get the joke
・I just don't get him
catch

[ verb ]
■ be a mystery or bewildering to
amaze , baffle , beat , bewilder , dumbfound , flummox , gravel , mystify , nonplus , perplex , pose , puzzle , stick , stupefy , vex

[ verb ]
■ reach by calculation
e.g.)
・What do you get when you add up these numbers?

[ verb ]
■ cause to do
■ cause to act in a specified manner
cause , have , induce , make , stimulate

[ verb ]
■ move into a desired direction of discourse
aim , drive

[ verb ]
■ communicate with a place or person
■ establish communication with, as if by telephone
e.g.)
・The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake

[ verb ]
■ take vengeance on or get even
e.g.)
・We'll get them!
fix , pay back , pay off

[ verb ]
■ succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
capture , catch

[ verb ]
■ reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
catch

[ verb ]
■ go or come after and bring or take back
e.g.)
・Get me those books over there, please
bring , convey , fetch

[ verb ]
■ attract and fix
arrest , catch

[ verb ]
■ overcome or destroy

[ verb ]
■ earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
draw

[ verb ]
■ apprehend and reproduce accurately
catch

[ verb ]
■ evoke an emotional response
e.g.)
・Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time

[ verb ]
■ irritate
e.g.)
・Her childish behavior really get to me
・His lying really gets me
get under one's skin

[ verb ]
■ reach a destination
■ arrive by movement or progress
e.g.)
・She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight
arrive , come

[ verb ]
■ reach and board

[ verb ]
■ leave immediately
■ used usually in the imperative form
bugger off , buzz off , fuck off , scram

[ verb ]
■ go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
e.g.)
・get an idea
・get nauseous
experience , have , receive

[ verb ]
■ receive as a retribution or punishment
receive

[ verb ]
■ suffer from the receipt of
catch

[ verb ]
■ perceive by hearing
e.g.)
・She didn't get his name when they met the first time
catch

[ verb ]
■ purchase
e.g.)
・What did you get at the toy store?

[ verb ]
■ come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
e.g.)
・Get your results the next day
・Get permission to take a few days off from work
acquire

[ verb ]
■ achieve a point or goal
have , make

[ verb ]
■ acquire as a result of some effort or action
e.g.)
・You cannot get water out of a stone
・Where did she get these news?

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