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get out

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

B1 to leave a closed vehicle, building, etc.: I'll get out when you stop at the traffic lights.

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  • (VISIT PLACES)

C1 to go out to different places, spend time with people, and enjoy yourself: We don't get out much since we had the children.
  • (BECOME KNOWN)

If news or information gets out, people hear about it although someone is trying to keep it secret: I don't want it to get out that I'm leaving before I've had a chance to tell Anthony.

get out!

US informal UK old-fashioned get away (with you)!
said when you do not believe or agree with what someone is saying: "Ralph painted that, you know." "Get out!"
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