Share this entry

get at

Translation of get at in Italian:

  • [informal] get at [somebody, something] 1.1 (reach)
    arrivare a, raggiungere (object, person)
    [figurative] let me get at her (in anger)
    aspetta che riesca ad averla per le mani
    1.2 (spoil)the ants have got at the sugar
    le formiche hanno attaccato lo zucchero
    1.3 (criticize)
    dare addosso a (person)
    1.4
    (intimidate) sottoporre a pressioni
    (bribe) corrompere (witness)
    1.5 (insinuate)what are you getting at?
See parent entry: get

Definition of get at in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: