get someone's drift

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Definition of get someone's drift

: to understand the general or basic meaning of what someone is saying I don't get your drift.

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“Get someone's drift.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/get%20someone%27s%20drift. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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