get sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “get sth down” in the English Dictionary

"get sth down" in British English

See all translations

get sth down

phrasal verb with get uk   us   /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten)
to write something, ​especially something that someone has said: I didn't ​manage to get down the last thing she said, about the ​meeting.
(Definition of get sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 记录,写下,记下(尤指口授的内容)…
in Turkish not almak, yazmak, not tutmak…
in Russian записывать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 記錄,寫下,記下(尤指口述的內容)…
in Polish zapisywać coś…
What is the pronunciation of get sth down?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


to succeed in finishing something or reaching an aim, especially after a lot of work or effort

Word of the Day

Out of Africa
Out of Africa
by Colin McIntosh,
October 01, 2015
A recent discovery off the coast of the island of Taiwan, made by local fishermen, is causing scientists to re-examine their ideas about early humans. The skull of a male human, now nicknamed Penghu Man, was found to differ significantly from the skulls of the Homo Erectus species previously known in the

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More