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get around

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1 to achieve a victory over
  • Somehow, an inexperienced lawyer managed to get around the media giant's stable of high-priced legal eagles.
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get the better of, knock for a loop

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2 to avoid having to comply with (something) especially through cleverness
  • Somehow she managed to get around the rules for paying the sales tax on a car bought out of state.
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3 to become known
  • Word of the discovery of gold quickly got around.
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4 to get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery
  • Their lawyer has spent months trying to get around certain restrictions in the contract.
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fight shy of, keep clear of, stay clear of, steer clear of

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