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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyget in with
he/she/itgets in with
present participlegetting in with
past tensegot in with
past participlegot in with

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  1. 2
    get in with someone to persuade someone who can help you to be your friend or to like you

    If you want to be elected to the club, she's the person you need to get in with.

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