get you back

get you back

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  • get sth back — UK US get sth back Phrasal Verb with get({{}}/get/ verb ( tt , got, got, or US gotten) ► to be given something again that you had before: »If you re not careful when you invest in some markets, you ll never get your money back …   Financial and business terms

  • Get Him Back — Infobox Single Name = Get Him Back Artist = Fiona Apple from Album = Extraordinary Machine Released = February 6 2006 (U.S.) Format = Radio single Recorded = Phantom Studios, LA and Stanley Studios, Venice, CA Genre = Baroque pop Length = 5:26… …   Wikipedia

  • get something back — RETRIEVE, regain, win back, recover, recoup, reclaim, repossess, recapture, redeem; find (again), trace. → get * * * ˌget sthˈback derived to obtain sth again after having lost it • She s got her old job back. • …   Useful english dictionary

  • ˌget sth ˈback — phrasal verb to receive or have something again after a time when it was taken away from you or lost She left her briefcase on the train and she doesn t know how to get it back.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • get off back — get off (someone s) back informal get (someone) off (your) back to stop someone trying to force you to do something, or to stop someone criticizing you. Can t you just get off his back and let him rest for a while? …   New idioms dictionary

  • get off back — get (someone) off (your) back informal to stop someone trying to force you to do something, or to stop someone criticizing you. I had to sell my house to get the creditors off my back …   New idioms dictionary

  • get own back — get (your) own back to do something unpleasant to someone because they have done something unpleasant to you. Fiona had deliberately stopped me getting that job and I was determined to get my own back. She got her own back on her unfaithful… …   New idioms dictionary

  • get you down — cause you to feel sad, cause you to be down    Do Mondays get you down? Do you hate going back to work? …   English idioms

  • get your back up — become upset, get mad    Tim gets his back up when you criticize his work. Be careful …   English idioms

  • ˌget sb ˈback — phrasal verb to hurt or upset someone because they have hurt or upset you …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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