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get (people or things) together

Definition of get (people or things) together

  1. 1 :  to cause (people) to meet or to have a relationship <Their shared interest in photography is what got them together.>

  2. 2 :  to collect (things) or gather (people) into one place or group <He got a great art collection together .> <The government got together a group of experts to study the problem.> <We're still trying to get the money together to buy a new car.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

peopleplay
  1. :  humans making up a group or assembly or linked by a common interest

    :  human beings, persons

    :  the members of a family or kinship

  1. :  to supply or fill with people

    :  to dwell in :  inhabit

thingplay things
  1. :  a matter of concern :  affair

    :  state of affairs in general or within a specified or implied sphere

    :  a particular state of affairs :  situation

togetherplay
  1. :  in or into one place, mass, collection, or group

    :  in a body :  as a group

    :  in or into contact (as connection, collision, or union)

  1. :  appropriately prepared, organized, or balanced

    :  composed in mind or manner :  self-possessed


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