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ˈgɒt ngot·ten

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  1. gottenadjective

    obtained, acquired

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Gottenpart. pass. of get.

    Wisdom cannot be gotten for gold. Job. xxviii. 15.

    Few of them, when they are gotten into an office, apply their thoughts to the execution of it. William Temple.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gotten

    of Get

  2. Gotten

    p. p. of Get

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gotten in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gotten in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of gotten in a Sentence

  1. Randall Miller:

    On its face, it is hard to believe he’d be improving with a demographic group that has been so averse to his style, his denigrating language, but I think people may have gotten used to Trump, he’s not as outrageous as he used to be.

  2. Andrew Friedson:

    There are reasonable positions on both sides. But it's gotten political. It's gotten political for the governor and it's gotten political for county officials who are taking shots at the governor, the county executive and the governor just don't like each other. There have been shots that have been taken on both sides, and it's been unfortunate.

  3. Jason Furman:

    Barack Obama had to tell people it could have been worse, joe Biden will be able to tell people it's gotten better.

  4. Jennifer Wildes:

    People haven’t really gotten back to their routines.

  5. Thomas Alva Edison:

    Results Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.

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  • Al Rigley
    Al Rigley
    gotten getten rotten.
    LikeReply 29 years ago

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