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Definition of get along phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


get along

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1 (usually used in the progressive tenses) to leave a place It's late — we should be getting along.
  2. 2 to manage or survive We can get along perfectly well without her. I just can't get along without an assistant.
  3. 3 used to talk or ask about how well someone is doing in a particular situation He's getting along very well at school. How did you get along at the interview?
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