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phrasal verb
  1. 1
    to get out of bed after sleeping

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    1. a.
      to wake someone and tell them to get out of bed

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  2. 2
    British to organize something by asking different people to take part in it or provide help

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  3. 4
    if the wind gets up, it starts blowing strongly

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  4. 5
    get it up very informal
  5. 6
    get it up for something spoken to become enthusiastic about doing something that you expect to be an effort

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