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English definition of “get sth out of sth”

get sth out of sth

verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten) us  
to enjoy something or think something is useful: It was a really boring course and I don't think I got much out of it.Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
(Definition of get sth out of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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