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


get on with

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb Friendly, Friends
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Phrasal Verbs

get on with somebody


get on (together)

(both British English) (also get along with somebody, get along (together) North American English, British English)
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 to have a friendly relationship with somebody She's never really got on with her sister. She and her sister have never really got on. We get along just fine together. See related entries: Friendly, Friends
  1. 1  (also get along with something) used to talk or ask about how well somebody is doing a task I'm not getting on very fast with this job.
  2. 2  to continue doing something, especially after an interruption Be quiet and get on with your work. (informal) Get on with it! We haven't got all day.
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