get a result

Definition of get a result

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

Word by Word Definitions

get play
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

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

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law

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

  2. : to have an issue or result

  3. : revert

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

  2. : something obtained by calculation or investigation


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