Meaning of “get through” in the English Dictionary

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"get through" in British English

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get through

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

(Definition of “get through” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"get through" in American English

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get through

phrasal verb with get us /ɡet/ verb present participle getting, past participle gotten /ˈɡɑt·ən/ got /ɡɑt/

(COMMUNICATE)

to communicate with someone, esp. by telephone:

I tried phoning her, but I couldn’t get through.

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"get through" in Business English

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get through

phrasal verb with get uk /ɡet/ us verb -tt-, got, got, or US gotten

to succeed in talking to someone on the phone:

I tried to phone but couldn't get through.
get through to sb/sth I waited a day and got through to an automated message that transferred me to an employee.

(Definition of “get through” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)