Meaning of “get off (sth)” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"get off (sth)" in British English

See all translations

get off (sth)

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

A2 to leave a train, bus, or aircraft:

Get off at Camden Town.
I tripped as I got off the bus.

More examples

  • Make sure you take your belongings when you get off.
  • Give me a call when you get off the bus.
  • I stumbled as I was getting off the bus.
  • I got off at the wrong stop and had to wait for another bus.
  • Her fans will be waiting for her when she gets off the plane.

(Definition of “get off (sth)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Blogs about "get off (sth)"