get over

Definitions of get over
  1. verb
    travel across or pass over
    synonyms: cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get across, pass over, track, traverse
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    tramp
    cross on foot
    stride
    cover or traverse by taking long steps
    walk
    traverse or cover by walking
    crisscross
    cross in a pattern, often random
    ford
    cross a river where it's shallow
    bridge
    cross over on a bridge
    jaywalk
    cross the road at a red light
    drive, take
    proceed along in a vehicle
    course
    move swiftly through or over
    hop
    traverse as if by a short airplane trip
    type of:
    go across, go through, pass
    go across or through
  2. verb
    get on top of; deal with successfully
    synonyms: conquer, master, overcome, subdue, surmount
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    bulldog
    throw a steer by seizing the horns and twisting the neck, as in a rodeo
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    beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish
    come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
  3. verb
    to bring (a necessary but unpleasant task) to an end
    “It's a question of getting over an unpleasant task”
  4. verb
    improve in health
    synonyms: bounce back, get well
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    Antonyms:
    get worse, relapse
    deteriorate in health
    type of:
    ameliorate, better, improve, meliorate
    get better
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