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get to sb

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

(SUFFER)

If something gets to you, it makes you suffer: The heat was beginning to get to me, so I went indoors.

(UPSET)

C2 If someone gets to you, they make you feel upset or angry: I know he's annoying, but you shouldn't let him get to you.
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