Get and Leave


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Get verb – Reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress.
Usage example: She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight

Leave is an antonym for get in topics: seize, arrange, arrive, understand, convince.
Nearby Word: getting
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Leave verb – Go away from a place.
Usage example: At what time does your train leave?

Get is an antonym for leave.
Nearby Words: leaving, leaven, leaved, leaver
Antonyms for Leave
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Common collocations

girl get girl leave girl
life get life leave life
people get people leave people
job get job leave job
Other nouns: scene, time, way, money, home, game, message, hell.
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Leave or Get. 2016. Accessed July 24, 2021.

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