get\ smth\ in

• get smth in
• get into one's head
See: get in(II)

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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  • get\ smth\ straight — v. phr. To clearly comprehend an issue. Let me get this straight, Burt said. You want $85,000 for this miserable shack? …   Словарь американских идиом

  • get smth over with — finish, end He wants to get his exams over with so that he can begin to relax again …   Idioms and examples

  • get\ smth\ out\ of\ one's\ system — v. phr. 1. To eliminate some food item or drug from one s body. John will feel much better once he gets the addictive sleeping pills out of his system. 2. To free oneself of yearning for something in order to liberate oneself from an unwanted… …   Словарь американских идиом

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  • get\ it — I. v 1. See: catch it 2. To understand; comprehend; grasp. I can t get it, John said. Why do you spend so much on clothes. II. v. phr. • get smth in • get into one s head To become possessed of an idea; develop a fixed idea. Jack got it into his… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • get\ the\ best\ of — • get the better of • get the best of v. phr. 1. To win over, beat; defeat. Our team got the best of the visitors in the last quarter. George got the better of Robert in a game of checkers. When the opposing player fouled John, John let his anger …   Словарь американских идиом

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