reach a point in time, or a certain state or level;
reach a destination, either real or abstract;
find unexpectedly; "the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake"
to gain with effort;
come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"; "They acquired a new pet"; "Get your results the next day"; "Get permission to take a few days off from work"
undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "She suffered a fracture in the accident"; "He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"; "She got a bruise on her leg"; "He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot; "the rock caught her in the back of the head"; "The blow got him in the back"; "The punch caught him in the stomach"
achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day"
be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness; "He got AIDS"; "She came down with pneumonia"; "She took a chill"
go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the
come into possession of;
go to see a place, as for entertainment; "We went to see the Eiffel Tower in the morning"
stay with as a guest; "Every summer, we visited our relatives in the country for a month"
a temporary stay (e.g., as a guest)
the act of going to see some person in a professional capacity; "a visit to the dentist"
the act of visiting in an official capacity (as for an inspection)
assail; "He was visited with a terrible illness that killed him quickly"
the act of going to see some person or place or thing for a short time; "he dropped by for a visit"
impose something unpleasant; "The principal visited his rage on the students"
a meeting arranged by the visitor to see someone (such as a doctor or lawyer) for treatment or advice; "he scheduled a visit to the dentist"
talk socially without exchanging too much information; "the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze"