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English definition of “get (sb) off”

get (sb) off

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

(SLEEP)

to start sleeping, or to help a baby to start sleeping: It was so hot that I didn't get off (to sleep) till three o'clock. I've been trying to get the baby off (to sleep) for an hour!Sleep and sleeping

(PLEASURE)

slang to have or give someone an orgasm: They got off at the same time.Sexual intercourse
(Definition of get (sb) off from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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