Phrasal Verb: Get away with

Get away with

Meaning: Not get caught, criticised or punished for doing something wrong

Example: Thieves GOT AWAY WITH two Picassos, which were never found.

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Get away with

Meaning: Achieve something, despite not doing it correctly or properly

Example: Do you think we could GET AWAY WITH using the cheaper product?

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