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get the hang of something

Slang definitions & phrases for get the hang of something

get the hang of something

verb phrase

To master the particular skill needed: If I could get the hang of it, I could live as well for $2500 as in Boston for $5000 (1847+)


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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