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verb (inf=to get on, gets on, getting on, got on, got on (UK), or gotten on (US))
  1. (transitive) To board or mount (something), especially a vehicle.
Please the bus as quickly as possible.
  1. (intransitive) To enter a vehicle.
She has no trouble getting off a bus but has difficulty getting on.
  1. (intransitive) To be successful.
John is really getting on at work.
  1. (intransitive) To fare or progress.
I hear John has a new job. How's he getting on?
  1. (intransitive) To become late.
Time is getting on.
  1. (intransitive) To become old.
My parents are getting on a bit these days.
  1. (intransitive) To have a good relationship.
I wish you and I could learn to get on.

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