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Git vs. Get

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Gitnoun

A silly, incompetent, stupid, annoying, or childish person (usually a man).

Getverb

(ditransitive) To obtain; to acquire.

‘I'm going to get a computer tomorrow from the discount store.’; ‘Lance is going to get Mary a ring.’;

Gitverb

To get, begone.

Getverb

(transitive) To receive.

‘I got a computer from my parents for my birthday.’; ‘You need to get permission to leave early.’; ‘He got a severe reprimand for that.’;

Gitverb

To get leave; scram; begone.

Getverb

To have. See usage notes.

‘I've got a concert ticket for you.’;

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Gitnoun

See Geat.

Getverb

(copulative) To become.

‘I'm getting hungry; how about you?’; ‘Don't get drunk tonight.’;

Gitnoun

a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;

‘only a rotter would do that’; ‘kill the rat’; ‘throw the bum out’; ‘you cowardly little pukes!’; ‘the British call a contemptible person a `git'’;

Getverb

(transitive) To cause to become; to bring about.

‘That song gets me so depressed every time I hear it.’; ‘I'll get this finished by lunchtime.’;

Git

Git () is software for tracking changes in any set of files, usually used for coordinating work among programmers collaboratively developing source code during software development. Its goals include speed, data integrity, and support for distributed, non-linear workflows (thousands of parallel branches running on different systems).Git was created by Linus Torvalds in 2005 for development of the Linux kernel, with other kernel developers contributing to its initial development.

Getverb

(transitive) To fetch, bring, take.

‘Can you get my bag from the living-room, please?’; ‘I need to get this to the office.’;

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Getverb

(transitive) To cause to do.

‘Somehow she got him to agree to it.’; ‘I can't get it to work.’;

Getverb

To adopt, assume, arrive at, or progress towards (a certain position, location, state).

‘The actors are getting into position.’; ‘When are we going to get to London?’; ‘I'm getting into a muddle.’; ‘We got behind the wall.’;

Getverb

(transitive) To cover (a certain distance) while travelling.

‘to get a mile’;

Getverb

(transitive) To cause to come or go or move.

Getverb

(transitive) To cause to be in a certain status or position.

Getverb

(intransitive) To begin (doing something).

‘We ought to get moving or we'll be late.’; ‘After lunch we got chatting.’;

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Getverb

(transitive) To take or catch (a scheduled transportation service).

‘I normally get the 7:45 train.’; ‘I'll get the 9 a.m. [flight] to Boston.’;

Getverb

(transitive) To respond to (a telephone call, a doorbell, etc).

‘Can you get that call, please? I'm busy.’;

Getverb

To be able, permitted (to do something); to have the opportunity (to do something).

‘I'm so jealous that you got to see them perform live!’; ‘The finders get to keep 80 percent of the treasure.’;

Getverb

To understand. get it}}

‘Yeah, I get it, it's just not funny.’; ‘I don't get what you mean by "fun". This place sucks!’; ‘I mentioned that I was feeling sad, so she mailed me a box of chocolates. She gets me.’;

Getverb

To be told; be the recipient of (a question, comparison, opinion, etc.).

‘"You look just like Helen Mirren." / "I get that a lot."’;

Getverb

(informal) To be. Used to form the passive of verbs.

‘He got bitten by a dog.’;

Getverb

(transitive) To become ill with or catch (a disease).

‘I went on holiday and got malaria.’;

Getverb

To catch out, trick successfully.

‘He keeps calling pretending to be my boss—it gets me every time.’;

Getverb

To perplex, stump.

‘That question's really got me.’;

Getverb

(transitive) To find as an answer.

‘What did you get for question four?’;

Getverb

To bring to reckoning; to catch (as a criminal); to effect retribution.

‘The cops finally got me.’; ‘I'm gonna get him for that.’;

Getverb

(transitive) To hear completely; catch.

‘Sorry, I didn't get that. Could you repeat it?’;

Getverb

(transitive) To getter.

‘I put the getter into the container to get the gases.’;

Getverb

To beget (of a father).

Getverb

(archaic) To learn; to commit to memory; to memorize; sometimes with out.

‘to get a lesson;’; ‘to get out one's Greek lesson’;

Getverb

Used with a personal pronoun to indicate that someone is being pretentious or grandiose.

‘Get her with her new hairdo.’;

Getverb

Go away; get lost.

Getverb

(euphemism) To kill.

‘They’re coming to get you, Barbara.’;

Getverb

To make acquisitions; to gain; to profit.

Getnoun

(dated) Offspring.

Getnoun

Lineage.

Getnoun

A difficult return or block of a shot.

Getnoun

Something gained.

Getnoun

A git.

Getnoun

(Judaism) A Jewish writ of divorce.

Getnoun

Jet, the mineral.

Getnoun

Fashion; manner; custom.

Getnoun

Artifice; contrivance.

Getnoun

Offspring; progeny; as, the get of a stallion.

Getnoun

A divorce granted by a Rabbi in accordance with Jewish law; also, the document attesting to the divorce.

Getverb

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.

Getverb

Hence, with have and had, to come into or be in possession of; to have.

‘Thou hast got the face of man.’;

Getverb

To beget; to procreate; to generate.

‘I had rather to adopt a child than get it.’;

Getverb

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.

‘It being harder with him to get one sermon by heart, than to pen twenty.’;

Getverb

To prevail on; to induce; to persuade.

‘Get him to say his prayers.’;

Getverb

To procure to be, or to cause to be in any state or condition; - with a following participle.

‘Those things I bid you do; get them dispatched.’;

Getverb

To betake; to remove; - in a reflexive use.

‘Get thee out from this land.’; ‘He . . . got himself . . . to the strong town of Mega.’;

Getverb

To make acquisition; to gain; to profit; to receive accessions; to be increased.

‘We mourn, France smiles; we lose, they daily get.’;

Getverb

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.

‘To get rid of fools and scoundrels.’; ‘His chariot wheels get hot by driving fast.’;

Getverb

come into the possession of something concrete or abstract;

‘She got a lot of paintings from her uncle’; ‘They acquired a new pet’; ‘Get your results the next day’; ‘Get permission to take a few days off from work’;

Getverb

enter or assume a certain state or condition;

‘He became annoyed when he heard the bad news’; ‘It must be getting more serious’; ‘her face went red with anger’; ‘She went into ecstasy’; ‘Get going!’;

Getverb

cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition;

‘He got his squad on the ball’; ‘This let me in for a big surprise’; ‘He got a girl into trouble’;

Getverb

receive a specified treatment (abstract);

‘These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation’; ‘His movie received a good review’; ‘I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions’;

Getverb

go or come after and bring or take back;

‘Get me those books over there, please’; ‘Could you bring the wine?’; ‘The dog fetched the hat’;

Getverb

take vengeance on or get even;

‘We'll get them!’; ‘That'll fix him good!’; ‘This time I got him’;

Getverb

achieve a point or goal;

‘Nicklaus had a 70’; ‘The Brazilian team got 4 goals’; ‘She made 29 points that day’;

Getverb

cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner;

‘The ads induced me to buy a VCR’; ‘My children finally got me to buy a computer’; ‘My wife made me buy a new sofa’;

Getverb

succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase;

‘We finally got the suspect’; ‘Did you catch the thief?’;

Getverb

come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes);

‘He grew a beard’; ‘The patient developed abdominal pains’; ‘I got funny spots all over my body’; ‘Well-developed breasts’;

Getverb

be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness;

‘He got AIDS’; ‘She came down with pneumonia’; ‘She took a chill’;

Getverb

communicate with a place or person; establish communication with, as if by telephone;

‘Bill called this number and he got Mary’; ‘The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake’;

Getverb

give certain properties to something;

‘get someone mad’; ‘She made us look silly’; ‘He made a fool of himself at the meeting’; ‘Don't make this into a big deal’; ‘This invention will make you a millionaire’; ‘Make yourself clear’;

Getverb

move into a desired direction of discourse;

‘What are you driving at?’;

Getverb

grasp with the mind or develop an undersatnding of;

‘did you catch that allusion?’; ‘We caught something of his theory in the lecture’; ‘don't catch your meaning’; ‘did you get it?’; ‘She didn't get the joke’; ‘I just don't get him’;

Getverb

reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot;

‘the rock caught her in the back of the head’; ‘The blow got him in the back’; ‘The punch caught him in the stomach’;

Getverb

reach by calculation;

‘What do you get when you add up these numbers?’;

Getverb

acquire as a result of some effort or action;

‘You cannot get water out of a stone’; ‘Where did she get these news?’;

Getverb

purchase;

‘What did you get at the toy store?’;

Getverb

perceive by hearing;

‘I didn't catch your name’; ‘She didn't get his name when they met the first time’;

Getverb

suffer from the receipt of;

‘She will catch hell for this behavior!’;

Getverb

receive as a retribution or punishment;

‘He got 5 years in prison’;

Getverb

leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form;

‘Scram!’;

Getverb

reach and board;

‘She got the bus just as it was leaving’;

Getverb

irritate;

‘Her childish behavior really get to me’; ‘His lying really gets me’;

Getverb

evoke an emotional response;

‘Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time’;

Getverb

apprehend and reproduce accurately;

‘She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings’; ‘She got the mood just right in her photographs’;

Getverb

in baseball: earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher;

‘He drew a base on balls’;

Getverb

overcome or destroy;

‘The ice storm got my hibiscus’; ‘the cat got the goldfish’;

Getverb

be a mystery or bewildering to;

‘This beats me!’; ‘Got me--I don't know the answer!’; ‘a vexing problem’; ‘This question really stuck me’;

Getverb

take the first step or steps in carrying out an action;

‘We began working at dawn’; ‘Who will start?’; ‘Get working as soon as the sun rises!’; ‘The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia’; ‘He began early in the day’; ‘Let's get down to work now’;

Getverb

undergo (as of injuries and illnesses);

‘She suffered a fracture in the accident’; ‘He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars’; ‘She got a bruise on her leg’; ‘He got his arm broken in the scuffle’;

Getverb

make children;

‘Abraham begot Isaac’; ‘Men often father children but don't recognize them’;

Getverb

come to have (something); receive

‘I got a letter from him the other day’; ‘what kind of reception did you get?’;

Getverb

receive as a punishment or penalty

‘I'll get the sack if things go wrong’;

Getverb

contract (a disease or ailment)

‘I might be getting the flu’;

Getverb

succeed in attaining, achieving, or experiencing; obtain

‘he got a teaching job in California’; ‘I need all the sleep I can get’;

Getverb

move in order to pick up or bring (something); fetch

‘I'll get you a drink’; ‘get another chair’;

Getverb

prepare (a meal)

‘Celia went to the kitchen to start getting their dinner’;

Getverb

tend to meet with or find in a specified place or situation

‘for someone used to the tiny creatures we get in England it was something of a shock’;

Getverb

travel by or catch (a bus, train, or other form of transport)

‘I got a taxi across to Baker Street’;

Getverb

obtain (a figure or answer) as a result of calculation.

Getverb

make contact with, especially by telephone

‘you can get me at home if you need me’;

Getverb

respond to a ring of (a telephone or doorbell)

‘I'll get the door!’;

Getverb

used to draw attention to someone whom one regards as pretentious or vain

‘get her!’;

Getverb

reach or cause to reach a specified state or condition

‘I need to get my hair cut’; ‘he'd got thinner’; ‘it's getting late’; ‘you'll get used to it’;

Getverb

used with past participle to form the passive mood

‘the cat got drowned’;

Getverb

cause to be treated in a specified way

‘get the form signed by a doctor’;

Getverb

induce or prevail upon (someone) to do something

‘they got her to sign the consent form’;

Getverb

have the opportunity to do

‘he got to try out a few of these nice new cars’;

Getverb

begin to be or do something, especially gradually or by chance

‘we got talking one evening’;

Getverb

come, go, or make progress eventually or with some difficulty

‘Nigel got home very late’; ‘he hadn't got very far with the book yet’;

Getverb

move or come into a specified position, situation, or state

‘Henry got to his feet’; ‘she got into the car’; ‘you don't want to get into debt’;

Getverb

succeed in making (someone or something) come, go, or move somewhere

‘she had to get them away from the rocks’; ‘let's get you home’;

Getverb

reach a specified point or stage

‘it's getting so I can't even think’;

Getverb

see have

Getverb

catch or apprehend (someone)

‘the police have got him’;

Getverb

strike or wound (someone) with a blow or missile

‘you got me in the eye!’;

Getverb

punish, injure, or kill (someone), especially as retribution

‘I'll get you for this!’;

Getverb

be punished, injured, or killed

‘wait until dad comes home, then you'll get it!’;

Getverb

be appropriately punished or rewarded

‘I'll get mine, you'll get yours, we'll all get wealthy’;

Getverb

annoy (someone) greatly

‘cleaning the same things all the time, that's what gets me’;

Getverb

baffle (someone)

‘she had got me there: I could not answer’;

Getverb

understand (an argument or the person making it)

‘What do you mean? I don't get it’;

Getverb

acquire (knowledge) by study; learn

‘that knowledge which is gotten at school’;

Getnoun

an animal's offspring.

Getnoun

a person whom the speaker dislikes or despises.

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