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Meaning: Arrange for someone to do a job in your home, workplace, etc
Example: The air conditioning has broken down; we'll have to GET a technician IN to fix it.
Meaning: Arrive (train, plane, etc.)
Example: Her plane GETS IN at 2am our time.
Meaning: Arrive home
Example: She didn't GET IN till well after twelve o'clock because she'd been out for a few drinks with her mates.
Meaning: Enter a car or taxi
Example: The taxi pulled up and we GOT IN.
Meaning: Buy or obtain supplies, like food
Example: We need to GET some coffee IN; we're completely out.
Meaning: Arrive at work, school, home
Example: I GOT IN late today because the train broke down.
Meaning: Enter a building or place
Example: I borrowed her pass to GET IN.
Meaning: Be elected
Example: The government GOT IN with a very small majority.
Meaning: Manage to say or do
Example: I couldn't GET a word IN throughout the meeting.
Meaning: Be admitted to a university, club, etc
Example: He did badly in the entrance exam and didn't GET IN.
Meaning: Bring inside a place
Example: It's raining; I'd better GET the washing IN.
Meaning: Submit, apply
Example: We have to GET the forms IN by the end of this week.
Meaning: Pay for drinks
Example: He GOT the drinks IN.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 66 phrasal verbs with 'GET'