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get something over with

Slang definitions & phrases for get something over with

get something over with

verb phrase

To finish or end something without procrastination; come to the stopping point: It was a very tough job, but we had to get it over with

[1765+; the date refers to the phrase over with]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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