get in

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get in

  1. (UK) An exclamation of joy.
    "You gained full marks in the exam." "Get in!"

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get in

  1. Used other than as an idiom: see get,‎ in.
  2. (transitive) To get into or inside something, literally or figuratively.
    Hurry up and get in the car!
    He tried to go after the ball but couldn't get in the game.
    You'd better get in gear. We've got work to do!
  3. (intransitive) To enter a place; to gain access.
    If you want to get in, you'll need the gate code and a key.
    Teens walk the redlight district but can never get in.
    They hacked his password and finally got in.
  4. (intransitive, transitive, idiomatic) To secure membership at a selective school.
    All of our students who applied to university got in.
  5. (intransitive, idiomatic) To be elected to some office.
    Do the early results say our candidate will get in?

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