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Princeton's WordNet

  1. get into, tangle withverb

    get involved in or with

  2. enter, come in, get into, get in, go into, go in, move intoverb

    to come or go into

    "the boat entered an area of shallow marshes"

  3. get in, get intoverb

    secure a place in a college, university, etc.

  4. get intoverb

    familiarize oneself thoroughly with

    "He really got into semantics"

  5. wear, put on, get into, don, assumeverb

    put clothing on one's body

    "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"


  1. get intoverb

    To move into an object, such that one ends up inside it.

  2. get intoverb

    To reach into an object.

  3. get intoverb

    To become involved in a discussion or issue.

  4. get intoverb

    To enter an unfavourable state.


  1. get into

    "Get into" is a phrasal verb that can have various meanings depending on the context. Generally, it can mean to enter or become involved in a particular situation or activity, to develop an interest in something, to start discussing a particular subject, or to wear a piece of clothing. It can also refer to fitting something in a particular place or positioning something accordingly.

Anagrams for get into »

  1. tentigo

  2. get it on

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of get into in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of get into in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of get into in a Sentence

  1. Herbert Clark Hoover:

    It is a curious fact that when we get sick we want an uncommon doctor... When we get into a war, we dreadfully want an uncommon admiral and an uncommon general. Only when we get into politics are we content with the common man.

  2. Robert Villarreal:

    She didn't really bash anyone, i think she is going to have to get into that pit that all politicians seem to fall into but I think she didn't really get into it today.

  3. Anonymous:

    Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of.

  4. Alfred A. Montapert:

    Avoid destructive thinking. Improper negative thoughts sink people. A ship can sail around the world many, many times, but just let enough water get into the ship and it will sink. Just so with the human mind. Let enough negative thoughts or improper thoughts get into the human mind and the person sinks just like a ship.

  5. Mike Zamzow:

    There may be some who come to the class who figure out they're not cut out for this, but when they get into the taproom, their classmates will encourage them to stick with it, that wouldn't happen with a regular class when you typically get done with your workout and then get right into your car.

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