get to know

get to know
get to know phrase
to start to be familiar with someone or something

It took a while to get to know the city properly.

Thesaurus: to become familiar with a new situation or way of livingsynonym people who live in a particular wayhyponym
Main entry: know

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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