Synonyms and Antonyms of get around
- Somehow, an inexperienced lawyer managed to get around the media giant's stable of high-priced legal eagles.
annihilate, blow away, blow out, bomb, break, bury, clobber, cream, crush, drub, finish, flatten, overwhelm, rout, shellac, skin, slaughter, smoke [slang], snow under, thrash, trounce, upset, wallop, wax [slang], whip
get the better of, knock for a loop
- Somehow she managed to get around the rules for paying the sales tax on a car bought out of state.
- Word of the discovery of gold quickly got around.
- Their lawyer has spent months trying to get around certain restrictions in the contract.
fight shy of, keep clear of, stay clear of, steer clear of
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