Definition of get the messageinformal
- 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.
: to gain possession of
: to receive as a return : earn
: to obtain by concession or entreaty
: something begotten:
: the entire progeny of a male animal
: a document of release from obligation in Jewish law
: a religious divorce by Jewish law
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