get sth down (sb) Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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get sth down (sb)

phrasal verb with get uk   us   /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten)
to ​succeed in ​swallowing something ​although it is ​difficult: Her ​throat was so ​swollen that she couldn't get the ​tablets down.informal humorous Your ​dinner is on the ​table and you've got ten ​minutes to get it down (you).
(Definition of get sth down (sb) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 困难地咽下, 费力地吞下…
in Chinese (Traditional) 困難地嚥下, 費力地吞下…
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