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get through sth

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

C2 to finish something: I can get through a lot more work when I'm on my own. We've got a lot to get through today.

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  • (USE UP)

UK US go through to use up something: We're getting through a lot of coffee/toilet paper. She gets through ten bars of chocolate each week.

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get through sth

phrasal verb with get uk   /ɡet/ us   verb -tt-, got, got, or US gotten
to finish something: She got through all our questions in about eight minutes.
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