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Meaning of “not get anywhere” in the English Dictionary

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not get anywhere

to not make ​progress toward a ​goal: His ​parentstried to ​talk him out of ​joining the ​army, but they didn’t get ​anywhere.
(Definition of not get anywhere from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not get anywhere”
in Turkish hiç bir yere varamamak, bir sonuç elde edememek…
in Russian ничего не добиться…
in Polish nic nie wskórać…
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