get technical

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of get technical

informal
: to be very exact or precise (about something)
  • I'm not really 18 years old until tomorrow, if you want to get technical about it.

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

technical play
  1. : having special and usually practical knowledge especially of a mechanical or scientific subject

  2. : marked by or characteristic of specialization

  3. : of or relating to a particular subject

  1. : technical foul


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