get over

get over

  1. (idiomatic, transitive) To overcome.
    I'm trying to get over my fear of flying.
  2. (idiomatic, transitive) To recover (from).
    I'm having problems getting over a bad cold.
  3. (idiomatic, transitive) To forget and move on.
    She was in love with me for 10 years, and still hasn't got over the fact that the feeling wasn't mutual.
  4. (idiomatic, transitive) To successfully communicate; to get across.
    In our lectures we need to get over the importance of online safety.
  5. (rugby) To score a try.
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