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The meaning of Getting


Getting – definition


Succeed in attaining, achieving, or experiencing; obtain.

Usage examples:

I need all the sleep i can get

Reach or cause to reach a specified state or condition.

Usage examples:

He'd got thinner

See have.


Acquire (knowledge) by study; learn.

Usage examples:

That knowledge which is gotten at school

An animal's offspring.

Usage examples:

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A person whom the speaker dislikes or despises.

Usage examples:

Stupid get! o my god, how you stick yourself i'll never know!

Present participle of get

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Obtenir, Obtention

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Получающий, Выемка

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Word origin

Middle English: from Old Norse geta ‘obtain, beget, guess’; related to Old English gietan (in begietan ‘beget’, forgietan ‘forget’), from an Indo-European root shared by Latin praeda ‘booty,

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