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get over sth/sb

phrasal verb with get uk   /ɡet/  us   /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten)
B2 to get ​better after an ​illness, or ​feelbetter after something or someone has made you ​unhappy: She was only just getting over the ​flu when she got a ​stomachbug. It took him ​years to get over the ​shock of his ​wifedying. It took her ​months to get over Michael when he ​ended the ​relationship.

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in Chinese (Simplified) 从(疾病或令人不快的事)中恢复过来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 從(疾病或令人不快的事)中恢復過來…
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