get round
intransitive verb Date: 1748 get around

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • get round — /ˌget raυnd/ verb to avoid ● We tried to get round the embargo by shipping from Canada …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • get round — ► get round chiefly Brit. 1) coax or persuade (someone) to do or allow something. 2) deal successfully with (a problem). Main Entry: ↑get …   English terms dictionary

  • get round — phrasal verb Word forms get round : present tense I/you/we/they get round he/she/it gets round present participle getting round past tense got round past participle got round British 1) [intransitive] same as get around 2) The news soon got round …   English dictionary

  • get round — verb : to get around * * * get round see GET AROUND ((ABOVE)) • • • Main Entry: ↑get …   Useful english dictionary

  • get round — phr verb Get round is used with these nouns as the object: ↑problem …   Collocations dictionary

  • ˌget ˈround — phrasal verb British same as get around The news soon got round that people were going to lose their jobs.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • get round — (BE) see get around * * * [ get raʊnd] (BE) see get around …   Combinatory dictionary

  • get round — see get around …   English dictionary

  • get round — outwit, be more clever than; flatter, persuade by pleasant words …   English contemporary dictionary

  • get round —  1. Circumvent. Evade. Arrange satisfactorily.  2. Persuade …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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