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"get together" in British English

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get together

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

get together (MEET)

B1 If two or more ​people get together, they ​meet each other, having ​arranged it before: Shall we get together on ​Friday and go for a ​drink or something?
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get together (START)

informal to ​start a ​romanticrelationship: She got together with Paul two ​years ago.

get-togethernoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡet.təˌɡeð.ər/  us   //
an ​informalmeeting or ​socialoccasion, often ​arranged for a ​particularpurpose: a ​family get-together
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(Definition of get together from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"get-together" in American English

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get-togethernoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡet·təˌɡeð·ər/
a ​gathering of ​people, esp. for ​enjoyment: She went ​home for a ​family get-together over the ​weekend.
(Definition of get-together from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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