Get out - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡet ˈaʊt|  American pronunciation of the word get out
Brit.  |ˈɡɛtaʊt|  British pronunciation of the word get out
- move out of or depart from (syn: exit, go out, leave)
- take out of a container or enclosed space (syn: bring out)
- move out or away (syn: pull out)
- express with difficulty
- bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (syn: draw, pull, pull out, take out)
- be released or become known; of news (syn: break, get around)
- escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action (syn: escape, get away, get by, get off)

Examples

The meeting went on late, so I got out as soon as I could.

...news of the rock star's secret wedding got out to the news media...

...tried but couldn't get out of the old well without assistance...

How can I get out of the habit of smoking?

If we get all the workers out, we may be able to force the government to act.

I managed to get out a few words

I couldn't get out from under these responsibilities

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