get into the way(redirected from gotten into the way)
get into the way
1. Literally, to begin obstructing or impeding someone or something. I appreciate that you're trying to help, but you're actually just getting into the way. The tree keeps getting into the way. We'll have to reframe the scene.
2. To become accustomed to something. I think you'll feel better once you've gotten into the way of doing your new job.
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get into/out of the way of something/of doing somethingbecome used to doing something/lose the habit of doing something: The women had got into the way of going out for a walk every evening.
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