get along

verb

Definition of get along 

intransitive verb

1a : to proceed toward a destination : progress

b : to approach an advanced stage especially : to approach old age

2 : to meet one's needs : manage we got along on a minimum of clothing

3 : to be or remain on congenial terms

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Synonyms & Antonyms for get along

Synonyms

advance, come, come along, do, fare, forge, get on, go, go along, go off, march, pace, proceed, progress

Antonyms

remain, stand, stay, stop

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Examples of get along in a Sentence

most college students can get along with just a few hours of sleep at night the preparations for the party are getting along just fine

First Known Use of get along

1683, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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The first known use of get along was in 1683

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