1. [ verb ] reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"
Synonyms: make reach progress_to

"We made it!" "She may not make the grade"

Related terms: achieve arrival
2. [ verb ] arrive at the point of

"She gets to fretting if I stay away form home too long"

Related terms: begin
3. [ verb ] cause annoyance in; disturb, esp. by minor irritations
Synonyms: bother annoy irritate vex nettle devil get_at gravel chafe nark rile rag

: "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me" "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"

Related terms: displease harass antagonize ruffle torment get grate peeve fret chafe botheration mischief annoyance pique tease irritant aggravation annoyance
Similar spelling:   get