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get

How to sign: 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";

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start in ASL Watch how to sign start in American Sign Language
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set about in ASL Watch how to sign set about in American Sign Language
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set out in ASL Watch how to sign set out in American Sign Language
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begin in ASL Watch how to sign begin in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: begin, start out, start, set out, commence, set about, get down

Within this category: attack, auspicate, break in, come on, embark, fall, get cracking, get to, jump off, plunge, recommence, strike out

get

How to sign: 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";

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See also: puzzle out, puzzle over, solve, figure out, lick, work out, work

Similiar / Same: perplex, nonplus, flummox, bewilder, dumbfound, baffle, mystify, puzzle, stupefy, amaze, gravel, vex, pose, stick, beat

Categories: bedevil, befuddle, confound, confuse, discombobulate, fox, fuddle, throw

Within this category: elude, riddle, stump

get

How to sign: reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
"She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight";

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come in ASL Watch how to sign come in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: arrive, come

Within this category: come, drive in, flood in, land, land, land, plump in, pull in, reach, roll up

get

How to sign: succeed in catching or seizing, especially after a chase
"We finally got the suspect"; "Did you catch the thief?";

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Similiar / Same: capture, catch

Categories: clutch, prehend, seize

Within this category: lasso, recapture

get

How to sign: 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!";

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See also: progress, make headway, shape up, get ahead, gain ground, progress, shape up, pull ahead, surmount, come along, master, overcome, come along, get along, come on, get along, win, come on, get over, subdue, gain, get on, advance, get on, advance, advance

Similiar / Same: become, go

Categories: change state, turn

Within this category: break, come, run, settle, sober up, sober up, take, take effect, work

get

How to sign: make children
"Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them";

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sire in ASL Watch how to sign sire in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: beget, father, sire, engender, mother, generate, bring forth

Categories: create, make

get

How to sign: 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";

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Similiar / Same: fetch, bring, convey

Categories: channel, channelise, channelize, transfer, transmit, transport

Within this category: deliver, retrieve

get

How to sign: of mental or physical states or experiences
"get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "undergo a strange sensation"; "The chemical undergoes a sudden change"; "The fluid undergoes shear"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling";

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Similiar / Same: undergo, experience, have, receive

Within this category: horripilate, labor, respire, suffer, take

get

How to sign: leave immediately; used usually in the imperative form
"Scram!";

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Similiar / Same: scram, buzz off, bugger off, fuck off

Categories: go away, go forth, leave

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