get a result

Definition of get a result

British, informal

  1. :  to win especially in a soccer match After several drawn matches, we finally got a result.

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

  1. :  to proceed or arise as a consequence, effect, or conclusion

    :  to have an issue or result

    :  revert

  1. :  something that results as a consequence, issue, or conclusion

    :  beneficial or tangible effect :  fruit

    :  something obtained by calculation or investigation

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a brief usually trivial fact

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