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"I have said no To everything, in order to get at myself. I have wiped away moonlight like mud...."
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Nearby words for get-at-able
get to first base
get to one's feet
get to someone
get to the bottom of
get to the heart of
get to the point
get tough with
get under one's skin
get under someone's skin
get up on the wrong side of bed
get up on the wrong side of the bed
get up one's nerve
get up someone's nose
get up steam
get used to
get what's coming to one
get wind of
get wise to
get with it
get with the program
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