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to get away from a very unpleasant situation
to get to the end of a difficult or dangerous period or situation without any serious problems
to get yourself out of a situation that you no longer want to be involved in
to reach a particular place, situation, or state, as a result of great effort or despite great difficulties or opposition
to not be badly harmed or damaged during a difficult period of time
to get out of a bad situation before it gets worse instead of waiting to see whether it will improve
to get out of a situation when it becomes too difficult or unpleasant
to try to avoid dealing with a difficult or unpleasant situation
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
a soft sweet fruit that looks like a large orange-coloured tomato and grows on a persimmon tree
an electric skateboard
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