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synonyms for getting

On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to getting, such as: appropriating, assimilating, capturing, catching, clutching, and null.

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How to use getting in a sentence

  • It was getting to create jokes at the source, and to get to hang out with comedians.

  • getting men to do their share of care and domestic work is a key overlooked strategy in reducing poverty.

    How Good Dads Can Change the World | Gary Barker, PhD, Michael Kaufman | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • I was right, so it seems, about getting ashore before the enemy could see to shoot out to sea.

  • When it was too late, I could think of half a dozen ways we might have avoided getting held up.

    Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • No doubt these very batteries are now getting back into concealed positions where our ships' guns will not be able to find them.

  • Each seems satisfied with the way his own branch is getting on: Winter is the quicker worker.

  • He did not think of the matter again till just as he was getting into bed, when he noticed a red stain upon his handkerchief.

    Uncanny Tales | Various

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