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English definition of “get sb into trouble”

get sb into trouble

old-fashioned
If a man gets a woman or girl who is not married into trouble, he makes her pregnant: When he got his girlfriend into trouble, they had to choose between marriage and an abortion.PregnancyBirth
(Definition of get sb into trouble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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