get together

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v get together work together on a common enterprise of project "The soprano and the pianist did not get together very well","We joined forces with another research group"
    • v get together become part of; become a member of a group or organization "He joined the Communist Party as a young man"
    • v get together get together socially or for a specific purpose
    • v get together get people together "assemble your colleagues","get together all those who are interested in the project","gather the close family members"
    • n get together a small informal social gathering "there was an informal meeting in my living room"
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Quotations

  • Tim Allen
    Tim Allen
    “While awaiting sentencing, I decided to give stand-up comedy a shot. The judge had suggested I get my act together, and I took him seriously.”
  • Mychal Wynn
    Mychal Wynn
    “The only certainty about following the crowd is that you will all get there together.”
  • Rabbi Harold S. Kushner
    Rabbi Harold S. Kushner
    “I would rather think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to come together and make sense.”
  • Woody Allen
    Woody%20Allen
    “The lion and the calf will lay down together, but the calf won't get much sleep..”
  • Proverb
    Proverb
    “Pride and poverty don't get along, but often live together.”
  • Mark Twain
    Mark%20Twain
    “It takes an enemy and a friend, working together, to hurt you to the heart. The one to slander you, and the other to get the news to you.”

Usage

In literature:

However, she hurriedly set herself to get her things together, and with Alice's help, in half-an-hour she was ready to go.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
Get filling ready as baking goes forward so as to put your layers together while still warm and pliable.
"Dishes & Beverages of the Old South" by Martha McCulloch Williams
I'm ashamed of you, and I'm positive we could never get along together.
"Hepsey Burke" by Frank Noyes Westcott
They were always together, then; now we're getting it.
"Donald and Dorothy" by Mary Mapes Dodge
I will get him to run his eye over it while we are at lunch together.
"The Time of Roses" by L. T. Meade
When once I've got him there, I shall make him confess and get together sufficient evidence to have him hanged.
"Murder Point" by Coningsby Dawson
That's a big sum to get together.
"The Vagrant Duke" by George Gibbs
Still, I saw a good deal of him at one time, and, to-night, he wants to get together the old set.
"The Dominant Strain" by Anna Chapin Ray
I got to the top turret man and told him to get the gunners together in the radio compartment.
"A Yankee Flier Over Berlin" by Al Avery
We always get on together.
"The Crimson Tide" by Robert W. Chambers
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In poetry:

Let's get together,
Say, and dear
Kagami Mountain
Climb; the scarlet leaves
Scattering, will make a sight.
"Let's get together" by Ki no Tsurayuki
My Jeannie and me will get married,
And I will be to her a good man,
And we'll live happy together,
And do the best we can.
"The Convict's Return" by William Topaz McGonagall
MENALCAS
"Boys, get your sheep together; if the heat,
As late it did, forestall us with the milk,
Vainly the dried-up udders shall we wring."
"Eclogue 3: Menalcas Daemoetas Palaemon" by Publius Vergilius Maro
Gallant and brave! together clinging,
True to the last! with but this plea;
Still in our ears its words are ringing,
"When you get home, remember me!"
"When You Get Home, Remember Me" by Henry Clay Work
It is enough that we once came together;
What is the use of setting it to rime?
When it is autumn do we get spring weather,
Or gather may of harsh northwindish time?
"Silet" by Ezra Pound
I shall never get you put together entirely,
Pieced, glued, and properly jointed.
Mule-bray, pig-grunt and bawdy cackles
Proceed from your great lips.
It's worse than a barnyard.
"The Colossus" by Sylvia Plath

In news:

NEW YORK — More companies are getting together these days, but it's no big deal.
Americans will get together this year to share stories, football, and eat a feast of food.
When Wisconsin and Minnesota get together in men's hockey, stuff happens.
Friends say they plan on getting together every year and sharing memories about Bubba, who would've turned 14.
Friends say they plan on getting together every year and sharing memories about Bubba.
" Get together" is a section of the Review Perspectives publication where readers can find out about ongoing clubs and networking groups and how they can join.
" Get together " is a section of the Review Perspectives publication where readers can find out about ongoing clubs and networking groups and how they can join.
Brunches are delicious, relaxed ways to get together over the holidays.
Holiday brunches are delicious ways to get together .
Audioholics Get Together Coming to Florida.
Register now for the Get Together event to share your passion for audio gear.
Rockwell's models get together .
Get Together , Newsmakers.
Friends Get Together and Jam for Marva Wright.
The next Greater Honesdale Partnership monthly business owners' get-together of 2012 will be held Thursday, Nov 29 at 7:30 a.m.
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In science:

Naively, we might think that when we bind all these branes together then we will get a pointlike mass which we can take to be sitting at the origin r = 0 of the noncompact space M4,1 .
Fuzzballs and the information paradox: a summary and conjectures
Instead of relying on the bounded scalability of a single machine (’work harder’), he proposed the usage of multiple machines working together as a cluster (’get help’).
The Multi-Core Era - Trends and Challenges
A , the association gets stronger in the sense that X and Y points tend to occur together more and more frequently.
Directional Clustering Tests Based on Nearest Neighbor Contingency Tables
This, plus a few other such general assumptions, gets us to the claim that all the human beings together acting to extremize their happiness, results in a collective state, called equilibrium.
Time and symmetry in models of economic markets
In general, if we get heavy ob jects together in a small region and continue to bring another one into the region, this system eventually experiences the gravitational collapse.
Holographic Entanglement Entropy: An Overview
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