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get (one)

1. verb To feel well understood by someone. He just gets me—I don't even have to say anything, and he knows exactly what I need.
2. expression A phrase used to encourage someone to look at someone else, typically to mock them. Get him! What is that ridiculous outfit he's got on?
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get (one's)

1. To receive the due punishment (for something) that one deserves. Don't worry about those stool pigeons, we'll make sure they get theirs when the time is right. She cheated off me during the test? Oh, she'll get hers, alright!
2. To become wealthy or financially successful. After growing up in poverty, Jim was determined to get his no matter what it took.
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get something (for an amount of money)

to buy something for a certain amount of money. I got my car for only $1500. She got her dinner for a song.

get something

 and get it 
1. to receive punishment. Bill broke the window, and he's really going to get it. John got it for arriving late at school.
2. to receive the meaning of a joke; to understand a joke. John told a joke, but I didn't get it. Bob laughed very hard, but Mary didn't get it.

get

 on
1. to get along; to thrive. Well, how are you two getting on? We are getting on okay.
2. Go to get on something and get on (with someone).

get

/have (someone's) number
To determine or know someone's real character or motives.

get

/have the best of
To outdo or outwit; defeat: My opponent got the best of me in the debate.

get

/have the better of
To outdo or outwit; defeat.

get

/have the drop on
To achieve a distinct advantage over.

get

/have the worst of it
To suffer a defeat or disadvantage.

get

/lay (one's) hands on
To get possession of; acquire or obtain.

get

/put it all together Slang
To unify and harmonize one's resources so as to perform with maximal effectiveness.

get

/sink (one's) teeth into Slang
To be actively involved in; get a firm grasp of.
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Judge Gittins said: "It was captured on CCTV footage, which has been described.
Babylonian Talmud, Sotah 2a; Gittin 90b; Sanhedrin 22a.
See also BT Bava Batra 55a; Bava Kama 113; Bava Metzia 83; Gittin 38a; Sanhedrin 20b; Shevuot 35b.
In the Diaspora, there is a halakhic principle of dina demalkhutha dina, "the law of the land is the law" (TB Nedarim 28a; Gittin 10b: Bava Kamma 113a/b; Bava Batra 44b/45a.
Indeed, the Talmud (Babylonian Talmud, Tractate Gittin 61a) taught long ago that non-Jews are also to benefit from tzedakah (prior to the Jews' forced ghettoisation, poor non-Jews were also assisted by the kahal's various charitable institutions).
You play as a junior racing driver, working his way up the ranks, aided by Vaughn Gittin Jr, tubby superstar of the Formula D drift racing league.
In the summer, Jerushy Jones writes her own letter to Pic, pleading him not to print any more of her husband's letters: "It puts so many big notions into his head that he aint no longer the same man he used to be, and he is olwers eternally a gittin into scrapes sense he begun to think about Congriss.
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For example, they ruled that the get proceedings (religious divorce) must take place in the community in which the couple resides--not elsewhere--lest the husband impugn the get, and place his wife in the position of committing adultery should she remarry so that subsequent children would be bastards (Mishnah Gittin 4:2).
1st nite raymond waks rite up next 2 her <hey whts a nice lady lik u doin down here ths time of nite> he sez gittin n stride w/ her she jst stares straight ahead <hey lady .
A famous debate between the schools of Hillel and Shammai concerns the accepted causes for divorce: "even if he found one nicer than [his wife]" (Mishna Gittin 9:10 and parallels).
The bug has bitten me," said Gittin, who is among the points leaders in the current Formula D series.
10) See Rabbi Yeshaya miTrani, Tosafot RI'D to BT Gittin 10b; Teshuvot Chakhmei Provence, Choshen Mishpat 49; Tashbelz, I, #158; Teshuvot Sha'ar Efrayim 79; Nachalat Shiva, Chelek Hateshuvot #31; Teshuvot Bet Shlomo Choshen Mishpat #130; Teshuvot Binyan Tzion II:15; Rav Y.
See TALMUD BAVLI, Tractate Gittin 88b; see also SHULCHAN ARUCH, Hoshen Mishpat 26:1 (restating MAIMONEDES, MISHNAH TORAH, Tactate Sanhedrin 25:7).
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