Bedeutung von "be getting on" - als Fremdsprache

be getting on

informal phrasal verb with get uk us /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)

to be old:

How old's George, then? He must be getting on.
LATE mainly UK

If time is getting on, it is becoming late.

(Definition von "be getting on" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)