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get in

verb

Definition of get in

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 a :  enter b :  arrive

  3. 2 a :  to become friendly b :  to become involved

  4. 3 :  to become accepted for membership or chosen for office

  5. transitive verb
  6. 1 :  to succeed in doing, making, or delivering

  7. 2 :  to include in one's schedule

  8. 3 :  involve 2a, b



Examples of get in

  1. <it will be late when you get in, so you may have trouble finding a taxi>



Circa 1533

First Known Use of get in

circa 1533



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