Details of word GET

Definition of get

n. - Jet, the mineral.
n. - Fashion; manner; custom.
n. - Artifice; contrivance.
v. t. - To procure; to obtain; to gain possession of; to acquire; to earn; to obtain as a price or reward; to come by; to win, by almost any means; as, to get favor by kindness; to get wealth by industry and economy; to get land by purchase, etc.
v. t. - Hence, with have and had, to come into or be in possession of; to have.
v. t. - To beget; to procreate; to generate.
v. t. - To obtain mental possession of; to learn; to commit to memory; to memorize; as to get a lesson; also with out; as, to get out one's Greek lesson.
v. t. - To prevail on; to induce; to persuade.
v. t. - To procure to be, or to cause to be in any state or condition; -- with a following participle.
v. t. - To betake; to remove; -- in a reflexive use.
v. i. - To make acquisition; to gain; to profit; to receive accessions; to be increased.
v. i. - To arrive at, or bring one's self into, a state, condition, or position; to come to be; to become; -- with a following adjective or past participle belonging to the subject of the verb; as, to get sober; to get awake; to get beaten; to get elected.
n. - Offspring; progeny; as, the get of a stallion.