- Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see get, it
- If you order the pizza, I'll go get it.
- To understand something, to catch on.
- If they aren't getting it, explain it a different way.
- I thought it was hilarious, but she didn't get it.
- (idiomatic) To get what's coming to one: to feel someone's wrath; to receive punishment; to receive a retaliation; to receive a beating.
- After the way she spoke to him, she's really going to get it this time.
- (slang, euphemistic) To have sex, especially referring to its possibility or eventuality.
- He could get it if he just had more confidence.
- (to receive punishment) catch it, cop it, catch hell
- (to have sex) do it, get it on, make it; see also Thesaurus:copulate
- Used to encourage someone, especially to indicate that someone is doing something well.