- (intransitive) Return to where one came from.
When I get back from holiday, I expect the house to be tidy.
- (transitive) To retrieve, to have an item returned.
I lent her my guitar over the Christmas holidays, and will get it back when the term starts.
- (transitive) To do something to hurt or harm someone who has hurt or harmed you.
I'll get you back for this!
to return to where one came from
to retrieve, to have an item returned