not get anywhere Definition in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “not get anywhere” - Learner’s Dictionary

not get anywhere

informal
B2 to not make any progress: I tried discussing the problem with her but I didn't get anywhere.Failing and doing badly
Translations of “not get anywhere”
in Russian ничего не добиться…
in Turkish hiç bir yere varamamak, bir sonuç elde edememek…
in Polish nic nie wskórać…
(Definition of not get anywhere from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More