|1.||[ verb ] finish a task completely|
|Synonyms:||finish_up polish_off clear_up mop_up wrap_up finish_off|
"I finally got through this homework assignment"
|Related terms:||complete cap_off completion|
|2.||[ verb ] succeed in reaching a real or abstract destination after overcoming problems|
"We finally got through the bureaucracy and could talk to the Minister"
|3.||[ verb ] spend or pass, as with boredom or in a pleasant manner; of time|
|4.||[ verb ] be in communication with, establish communication with|
|Synonyms:||reach contact get_hold_of|
"Our advertisements reach millions" "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"
|Related terms:||communicate raise ping ping liaison|
|5.||[ verb ] become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions|
|Synonyms:||sink_in dawn get_across come_home penetrate fall_into_place click|
"It dawned on him that she had betrayed him" "she was penetrated with sorrow"