Meaning of “get on to/onto sth” in the English Dictionary

"get on to/onto sth" in British English

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get on to/onto sth

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


UK to speak or write to a person or organization because you want him, her, or it to help you in some way:

Did you remember to get on to the plumber about the shower?

(Definition of “get on to/onto sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)