get the message

Definition of get the message

informal

  1. :  to understand something that is not being said directly When they didn't return my phone calls, I finally got the message. He gave her an angry look, hoping she'd get the message.

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

messageplay
  1. :  a communication in writing, in speech, or by signals

    :  a messenger's mission

    :  an underlying theme or idea

  1. :  to send as a message or by messenger

    :  to send a message to

    :  to communicate by message


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