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  • as inascertain
  • as inlearn
  • as inlearn the ropes
  • as inmaster
  • as inpick up
  • as insee
  • as inunderstand

synonyms for get the hang of

  • confirm
  • determine
  • divine
  • double-check
  • find out
  • verify
  • check
  • dig
  • discover
  • establish
  • eye
  • eyeball
  • fix
  • identify
  • learn
  • peg
  • read
  • see
  • settle
  • size
  • tell
  • catch on
  • check out
  • check up on
  • get down cold
  • get down pat
  • get hold of
  • get it down
  • learn the ropes
  • make certain
  • make sure
  • pick up
  • pick up on
  • size up

antonyms for get the hang of

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  • disprove
  • invalidate
  • aid
  • assist
  • confuse
  • destroy
  • help
  • ignore
  • look away
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • overlook
  • unsettle
  • ignore
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • pass
  • release
  • spend
  • overlook
  • teach
    • misinterpret
    • mistake
    • misunderstand
    • disbelieve
    • disregard
    • fail
    • forget
    • ignore
    • lose
    • misinterpret
    • miss
    • misunderstand
    • neglect
    • overlook
    • turn loose
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    How to use get the hang of in a sentence

    Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    It'll be beastly dull for her at The Warren, you see, poor girl; and she doesn't seem to jump at Spunyarn, though he does hang on.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    Perhaps you will understand now that you ought to have asked my business ere you proposed to hang me off hand.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    These form one of the many island groups that hang like a fringe or festoon on the skirt of the continent of Asia.
    ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
    The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
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