get along

get along
verb
1. proceed or get along (Freq. 4)
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How is she doing in her new job?

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How are you making out in graduate school?

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He's come a long way

Syn: ↑do, ↑fare, ↑make out, ↑come
Hypernyms: ↑proceed, ↑go
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s Adjective/Noun

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Somebody ——s Adjective

2. have smooth relations (Freq. 4)
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My boss and I get along very well

Syn: ↑get along with, ↑get on with, ↑get on
Hypernyms: ↑relate
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s somebody

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Something ——s Adjective/Noun

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Something ——s Adjective/Noun

(for: ↑get on)
3. develop in a positive way
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He progressed well in school

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My plants are coming along

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Plans are shaping up

Syn: ↑progress, ↑come on, ↑come along, ↑advance, ↑get on, ↑shape up
Ant: ↑regress (for: ↑progress)
Derivationally related forms: ↑advance (for: ↑advance), ↑progress (for: ↑progress)
Hypernyms: ↑develop
Hyponyms: ↑climb, ↑leapfrog
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s

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Somebody ——s


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • get along — also[get on] {v.} 1. To go or move away; move on. * /The policeman told the boys on the street corner to get along./ 2. To go forward; make progress; advance, * /John is getting along well in school. He is learning more every day./ Syn.: GET… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get\ along — • get along (in years) v 1. To go or move away; move on. The policeman told the boys on the street corner to get along. 2. To go forward; make progress; advance, John is getting along well in school. He is learning more every day. Syn.: get ahead …   Словарь американских идиом

  • get along — or[on in years] {v. phr.} To age; grow old. * /My father is getting along in years; he will be ninety on his next birthday./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get along — or[on in years] {v. phr.} To age; grow old. * /My father is getting along in years; he will be ninety on his next birthday./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get along — [v1] make progress cope, develop, do, fare, flourish, get by*, get on*, make out, manage, muddle through*, prosper, shift, succeed, thrive; concepts 117,704 Ant. cease, halt, stop get along [v2] depart advance, be off, go, go away, leave, march,… …   New thesaurus

  • get along — (with (someone)) to have a good relationship. My kids and their cousins really get along with each other …   New idioms dictionary

  • get along — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms get along : present tense I/you/we/they get along he/she/it gets along present participle getting along past tense got along past participle got along 1) get along or get on or get on with if people get… …   English dictionary

  • get along — Synonyms and related words: accord, advance, age, agree, agree with, ameliorate, amend, be getting along, be so, be such, buzz off, cheat the undertaker, chime in with, clear, clear the hurdle, come along, come away, come on, come out, come… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • get along — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to manage ) to get along on (we cannot get along on his salary) 2) (D; intr.) ( to relate ) to get along with (how does she get along with her brother?) * * * [ getə lɒŋ] (D; intr.) ( to relate ) to get along with (how does she …   Combinatory dictionary

  • get along — 1) PHR V RECIP If you get along with someone, you have a friendly relationship with them. You can also say that two people get along. [V P with n] It s impossible to get along with him... [pl n V P] Although at one point their voices were raised… …   English dictionary

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