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gotta

[got-uh] /ˈgɒt ə/
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1.
got to; have got to.
Usage note
See get.
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British Dictionary definitions for gotta

gotta

/ˈɡɒtə/
verb, contraction (slang)
1.
got to
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Word Origin and History for gotta

attempt to represent the casual pronunciation of got to, attested from 1885.

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