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English definition of “get out”

get out

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

(LEAVE)

B1 to leave a closed vehicle, building, etc.: I'll get out when you stop at the traffic lights.Boarding and alighting from modes of transport

(VISIT PLACES)

C1 to go out to different places, spend time with people, and enjoy yourself: We don't get out much since we had the children.Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone

(BECOME KNOWN)

If news or information gets out, people hear about it although someone is trying to keep it secret: I don't want it to get out that I'm leaving before I've had a chance to tell Anthony.Revealing secrets and becoming known
(Definition of get out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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