Get and Let


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Get verb – Cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition.
Usage example: He got a girl into trouble

Let is a synonym for get. In some cases you can use "Let" instead a verb "Get".
Nearby Word: getting
Synonyms for Get


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Let verb – Actively cause something to happen.
Usage example: I let it be known that I was not interested

Get is a synonym for let. Sometimes you can use "Get" instead a verb "Let".
Nearby Word: letting
Synonyms for Let

Common collocations

girl get girl let girl
power get power let power
life get life let life
job get job let job
Other nouns: name, time, way, money, bit, game, hands.
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