get about


get about

verb

Definition of GET ABOUT

intransitive verb
1
:  to become current :  circulate
2
:  to be up and about :  begin to walk <able to get about again>

Examples of GET ABOUT

  1. <it got about that the company was having financial difficulties>

First Known Use of GET ABOUT

1793

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