get to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] informal
present tense
I/you/we/theyget to
he/she/itgets to
present participlegetting to
past tensegot to
past participlegot to
  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 something/someone got to? spoken used for asking where something or someone is
See also main entry: get