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English definition of “get about”

get about

(MOVE) UK (US get around) phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
to be able to go to different places without difficulty , especially if you are old or ill : My gran is finding it harder to get about these days .Movement
(Definition of get about (MOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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