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get someone where one lives

verb phrase

To affect someone profoundly; clutch at the vitals: The psychological reaction resulting was that it got this nut and this guy where they lived (1860+)

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