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phrasal verb mainly spoken
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyget with
he/she/itgets with
present participlegetting with
past tensegot with
past participlegotten with
  1. 1
    get with it to know about what is happening or things that are fashionable at the present time

    If you’ve never used the Internet, you need to get with it.

  2. 2
    get with it/the program to pay attention to what is happening and start doing what you should be doing

    He’s not doing very well in school – it’ll be too late if he doesn’t get with it soon.

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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