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Phrasal Verbs

get down (2)

This page is about the phrasal verb get down (2)

Meaning

to quickly write something, often so as not to forget it

Synonym

jot down

For example

  • get down sth Nick always carries a pen and piece of paper so that he can get down any ideas he has as soon as he has them.

  • get sth down Did you manage to get the car's registration number down?

Quick Quiz

If you want to get some details down, you'll need

a. a glass of water

b. a stick

c. a pen

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