Meaning of “get (sb) up” in the English Dictionary


"get (sb) up" in English

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get (sb) up

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

A1 to wake up and get out of bed, or to tell or help someone to do this:

I got up at five o'clock this morning!
It's so hard getting the kids up on school days.

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