get around to - definition and synonyms

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

or get round to

  1. get around/round to something to do something after you have intended to do it for some time

    I meant to call you, but somehow I never got around to it.

    get around to doing something:

    We must get around to cleaning those windows.

See also main entry: get