Definition of get on to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


get on to

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
jump to other results
Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to contact somebody by telephone, letter or email The heating isn't working; I'll get on to the landlord about it.
  2. 2to become aware of somebody’s activities, especially when they have been doing something bad or illegal He had been stealing money from the company for years before they got on to him.
to begin to talk about a new subject It's time we got on to the question of costs.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: get on to