To procure; to obtain; to gain possession of; to acquire;
to earn; to obtain as a price or reward; to come by; to win, by almost
any means; as, to get favor by kindness; to get wealth by industry and
economy; to get land by purchase, etc.
Hence, with have and had, to come into or be in possession
of; to have.
To beget; to procreate; to generate.
To obtain mental possession of; to learn; to commit to
memory; to memorize; as to get a lesson; also with out; as, to get out
one's Greek lesson.
To prevail on; to induce; to persuade.
To procure to be, or to cause to be in any state or
condition; -- with a following participle.
To betake; to remove; -- in a reflexive use.
To make acquisition; to gain; to profit; to receive
accessions; to be increased.
To arrive at, or bring one's self into, a state, condition,
or position; to come to be; to become; -- with a following adjective or
past participle belonging to the subject of the verb; as, to get sober;
to get awake; to get beaten; to get elected.