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Synonyms for get on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. get along with, get on with, get on, get along(verb)

    have smooth relations

    "My boss and I get along very well"

    Synonyms:
    age, make out, shape up, progress, bestride, come on, climb on, be on, board, come along, senesce, fare, get along, get along with, mount up, get on with, come, mount, advance, do, jump on, mature, hop on, maturate

    Antonyms:
    get off

  2. board, get on(verb)

    get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)

    Synonyms:
    age, shape up, progress, bestride, come on, climb on, be on, board, come along, senesce, get along, room, get along with, mount up, get on with, mount, advance, jump on, mature, hop on, maturate

    Antonyms:
    get off

  3. hop on, mount, mount up, get on, jump on, climb on, bestride(verb)

    get up on the back of

    "mount a horse"

    Synonyms:
    age, shape up, maturate, progress, bestride, come on, get along, climb on, be on, wax, board, come along, put on, senesce, go up, get along with, mount up, get on with, advance, climb up, ride, rise, jump on, mature, hop on, climb, mount

    Antonyms:
    get off

  4. get on(verb)

    grow late or (of time) elapse

    "It is getting on midnight--let's all go to bed!"

    Synonyms:
    age, shape up, progress, bestride, come on, climb on, be on, board, come along, senesce, get along, get along with, mount up, get on with, mount, advance, jump on, mature, hop on, maturate

    Antonyms:
    get off

  5. get on, be on(verb)

    appear in a show, on T.V. or radio

    "The news won't be on tonight"

    Synonyms:
    age, shape up, progress, bestride, come on, climb on, be on, board, come along, senesce, get along, get along with, mount up, get on with, mount, advance, jump on, mature, hop on, maturate

    Antonyms:
    get off

  6. progress, come on, come along, advance, get on, get along, shape up(verb)

    develop in a positive way

    "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, fare, mature, set ahead, come, bring forward, build up, come along, board, pass on, get along, win, supercharge, kick upstairs, progress, maturate, pull ahead, come on, make headway, go up, advance, surface, upgrade, make out, encourage, further, come up, gain, bestride, elevate, age, mount up, do, draw close, draw near, boost, go on, gain ground, jump on, raise, work up, move on, get on with, hop on, senesce, approach, shape up, show up, turn up, climb on, get along with, appear, come near, mount, march on, come out, be on, near, promote, get ahead, build

    Antonyms:
    get off

  7. senesce, age, get on, mature, maturate(verb)

    grow old or older

    "She aged gracefully"; "we age every day--what a depressing thought!"; "Young men senesce"

    Synonyms:
    age, shape up, progress, bestride, come on, grow, climb on, be on, suppurate, board, come along, senesce, get along, get along with, mount up, get on with, advance, jump on, fester, ripen, mount, maturate, mature, hop on

    Antonyms:
    get off

Wiktionary

  1. get on(verb)

    Synonyms:
    blossom, get onto, mount, understand, come along, board, old, climb on, get onboard, thrive, succeed, embark, age, bloom, get along

    Antonyms:
    exit, get down, disembark, leave, get out, get off, alight

  2. get on(verb)

    Expresses surprise or disbelief.

    Synonyms:
    embark, thrive, get onto, get onboard, board, blossom, mount, climb on, get along, succeed, old, bloom, understand, come along, age

    Antonyms:
    get off, disembark, get down, get out, leave, alight, exit

  3. get on(verb)

    To progress (with).

    It's time to get on with improving quality.

    Synonyms:
    get onto, old, bloom, understand, blossom, come along, thrive, board, get onboard, age, mount, get along, embark, succeed, climb on

    Antonyms:
    get off, exit, get down, alight, disembark, get out, leave

  4. get on(verb)

    To become late.

    Time is getting on.

    Synonyms:
    succeed, bloom, mount, understand, old, thrive, blossom, embark, get onto, come along, board, age, get along, get onboard, climb on

    Antonyms:
    get off, alight, exit, get down, get out, leave, disembark

  5. get on(verb)

    To become old.

    My parents are visibly getting on a bit these days.

    Synonyms:
    get onboard, get along, get onto, thrive, come along, embark, blossom, age, climb on, mount, old, bloom, succeed, board, understand

    Antonyms:
    get off, get down, disembark, leave, exit, get out, alight

  6. get on(verb)

    To have a good relationship; to get along

    I wish you and I could learn to get on.

    Synonyms:
    climb on, come along, mount, succeed, blossom, thrive, age, get onboard, old, embark, understand, board, bloom, get onto, get along

    Antonyms:
    get out, exit, alight, get down, leave, get off, disembark

  7. get on(verb)

    To commence (an action).

    The dishes need washing, the floor needs vacuuming, the laundry needs folding. Get on it!

    Synonyms:
    get along, get onto, succeed, understand, age, come along, old, blossom, climb on, bloom, mount, get onboard, embark, thrive, board

    Antonyms:
    alight, get out, get off, exit, leave, get down, disembark

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. get on

    Synonyms:
    (Active.) put on, draw on

  2. get on

    Synonyms:
    (Neuter.) proceed, progress, advance, get along, get ahead, get forward

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. get on

    Synonyms:
    mount, prosper, advance, progress

How to pronounce get on?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say get on in sign language?

  1. geton

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How to use get on in a sentence?

  1. RVM:

    Far more than the shield is the Pleasure I get on the field . . . the Joy of the chase is greater than the result of the race.-RVM

  2. Noel Coward:

    Your motivation? Your motivation is your pay packet on Friday. Now get on with it.

  3. Harri Kulovaara:

    I don't remember any major elements that we did not get on the ship, it's come together nicely. We have a group of people that love to innovate and look to the future. With this, we started to think about the next generation.

  4. Peter Natiello:

    It's a start. If people can get on their cellphones, if we can develop a culture of offsetting footprints ... the hope is that we're starting something that over time will generate momentum.

  5. Jimmy Kimmel:

    My hope, always, in situations like that, is... I know I don't have any thoughts that are new or groundbreaking and usually by the time we get on the air there's been 24 to 48 hours of news coverage, but to just remind people that 97 % of Americans believe that we should have background checks for purchases at gun shows and our politicians don't seem to care what we think anymore.


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