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English definition of “get through”

get through

verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten) us  
to succeed in talking to someone on the phone: I tried to phone her but couldn't get through. I got through to the wrong department.
(Definition of get through from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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