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get out from under

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get out from under

verb phrase

To extricate oneself from troubles, esp financial troubles: They'll never get out from under that debt (1875+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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get out from under

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