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get sth back

phrasal verb with get uk   /ɡet/ us   /ɡet/ verb present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten
B1 to be given something again that you had before: He went next door to get his ball back. Don't lend him money - you'll never get it back.

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get sth back

phrasal verb with get uk   /ɡet/ us   verb -tt-, got, got, or US gotten
to be given something again that you had before: If you're not careful when you invest in some markets, you'll never get your money back.
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