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got

 (gŏt)
v.
Past tense and a past participle of get1.

got

(ɡɒt)
vb
1. the past tense and past participle of get
2. have got
a. to possess: he has got three apples.
b. (takes an infinitive) used as an auxiliary to express compulsion felt to be imposed by or upon the speaker: I've got to get a new coat.
3. have got it bad have got it badly informal to be infatuated

got

(gɒt)

v.
1. a pt. and pp. of get.
2. Informal. have got; have.
auxiliary verb.
3. Informal. must; have got (fol. by an infinitive).
usage: See get.

got

Got is the past tense of the verb 'get'. In British English and for some meanings of the verb in American English, it is also the past participle of 'get'.

See get

Got is also used in the expression have got.

Translations

got

pret de get
References in classic literature ?
Now they got on the westbound train one morning, in their Sunday clothes, with their oilcloth valises--and I never saw them again.
But he said I wasn't able to go, nor able to stand it after I got there; and I did not make out a very good case for myself, for I was crying before I had finished.
So Queequeg and I got down our traps, resolving, however, to sleep ashore till the last.
He got religion at a camp-meeting, four years ago; and I believe he really did get it.
I would sometimes say to them, I wished I could be as free as they would be when they got to be men.
So, as time went on, the Doctor got more and more animals; and the people who came to see him got less and less.
The prospect of it frightened her so thoroughly, that, with a mixture of true girlish perverseness and folly, she resolved on getting out of the house and proceeding directly by the stage to her friends, the Clarkes; and had really got as far as the length of two streets in her journey when she was fortunately missed, pursued, and overtaken.
And he got a habit of switching Gentleman off from his theories on Life in general to Woman in particular.
At the Berezina they again became disorganized, many were drowned and many surrendered, but those who got across the river fled farther.
Farebrother"-- here Caleb threw back his head a little, and spread his arms on the elbows of his chair--"that I've got an opportunity again with the letting of the land, and carrying out a notion or two with improvements.
So be honest, Miss Mason, please, and tell me if that's the reason--I almost got a hunch that it is.
I've only got one left now," he explained, "and I ain't safe without two.