get out of
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- To leave, exit, or become free of.
- Only movie criminals get out of handcuffs.
- I can't get out of this notion that she may have known all along.
- To circumvent some obligation entirely.
- Don't try getting out of our dinner party. You're coming!
- I only cheat so I can get out of doing work.
- Is there any way I can get out of Saturdays?
- (circumvent an obligation): get around