Read the dictionary definition of get. All definitions for this word.
1. a return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent
2. make (offspring) by reproduction
1. Abraham begot Isaac
2. John fathered four daughters
3. undergo (as of injuries and illnesses)
1. She suffered a fracture in the accident
2. He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars
3. She got a bruise on her leg
4. He got his arm broken in the scuffle
4. be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
1. He got AIDS
2. She came down with pneumonia
3. She took a chill
5. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
1. He grew a beard
2. The patient developed abdominal pains
3. I got funny spots all over my body
4. Well-developed breasts
6. give certain properties to something
1. get someone mad
2. She made us look silly
3. He made a fool of himself at the meeting
4. Don't make this into a big deal
5. This invention will make you a millionaire
6. Make yourself clear
7. cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition
1. He got his squad on the ball
2. This let me in for a big surprise
3. He got a girl into trouble
8. enter or assume a certain state or condition
1. He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
2. It must be getting more serious
3. her face went red with anger
4. She went into ecstasy
5. Get going!
9. take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
1. We began working at dawn
2. Who will start?
3. Get working as soon as the sun rises!
4. The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia
5. He began early in the day
6. Let's get down to work now
10. receive a specified treatment (abstract)
1. These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation
2. His movie received a good review
3. I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions
11. grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of
1. did you catch that allusion?
2. We caught something of his theory in the lecture
3. don't catch your meaning
4. did you get it?
5. She didn't get the joke
6. I just don't get him
12. be a mystery or bewildering to
1. This beats me!
2. Got me--I don't know the answer!
3. a vexing problem
4. This question really stuck me
13. reach by calculation
1. What do you get when you add up these numbers?
14. cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner
1. The ads induced me to buy a VCR
2. My children finally got me to buy a computer
3. My wife made me buy a new sofa
15. move into a desired direction of discourse
1. What are you driving at?
16. communicate with a place or person; establish communication with, as if by telephone
1. Bill called this number and he got Mary
2. The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake
17. take vengeance on or get even
1. We'll get them!
2. That'll fix him good!
3. This time I got him
18. succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
1. We finally got the suspect
2. Did you catch the thief?
19. reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
1. the rock caught her in the back of the head
2. The blow got him in the back
3. The punch caught him in the stomach
20. go or come after and bring or take back
1. Get me those books over there, please
2. Could you bring the wine?
3. The dog fetched the hat
21. attract and fix
1. His look caught her
2. She caught his eye
3. Catch the attention of the waiter
22. overcome or destroy
1. The ice storm got my hibiscus
2. the cat got the goldfish
23. earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher
1. He drew a base on balls
24. apprehend and reproduce accurately
1. She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings
2. She got the mood just right in her photographs
25. evoke an emotional response
1. Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time
1. Her childish behavior really get to me
2. His lying really gets me
27. reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
1. She arrived home at 7 o'clock
2. She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight
28. reach and board
1. She got the bus just as it was leaving
29. leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form
30. go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
1. get an idea
2. experience vertigo
3. get nauseous
4. receive injuries
5. have a feeling