›to be able to live or deal with a situation by having very little of something you need, such as money: It was many years before she was in a financialposition to do anything beyond getting by.get by in/on/with sth She got by on what she made working at the deli.
This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,