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phrasal verb [transitive] informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theyget to
he/she/itgets to
present participlegetting to
past tensegot to
past participlegotten to
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  1. 1
    get to someone to annoy or upset someone
    After a while his teasing started to get to me.
  2. 2
    get to doing something to start doing something
    He got to thinking that it was all his fault.
  3. 3
    where has someone/something gotten to? American spoken used for asking where someone or something is
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