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get down

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1 to come down from something (as a vehicle)
  • I was getting down from the seaplane when a gust of wind swept away my hat

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2 to make sad
  • it's really getting him down that there does not seem to be one woman who will date him

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3 to take into the stomach through the mouth and throat
  • with her sore throat, liquids are the only thing she can get down

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The first known use of get down was in 1647

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“Get down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20down. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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