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"
be confronted with; "What do we have here?"; "Now we have a fine mess"
cause to move; cause to be in a certain position or condition; "He got his squad on the ball"; "This let me in for a big surprise"; "He got a girl into trouble"
undergo; "The stocks had a fast run-up"
cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner;
serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
have sex with; archaic use; "He had taken this woman when she was most vulnerable"
organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get
highest in extent or degree; "to the last measure of human endurance"; "whether they were accomplices in the last degree or a lesser one was...to be determined individually"
the time at which life ends; continuing until dead; "she stayed until his death"; "a struggle to the last"
most unlikely or unsuitable; "the last person we would have suspected"; "the last man they would have chosen for the job"
the temporal end; the concluding time;
conclusive in a process or progression; "the final answer"; "a last resort"; "the net result"
immediately past; "last Thursday"; "the last chapter we read"
most_recently; "I saw him last in London"
the item at the end; "last, I'll discuss family values"
continue to live through hardship or adversity; "We went without water and food for 3 days"; "These superstitions survive in the backwaters of America"; "The race car driver lived through several very se
keep in one's mind; "I cannot retain so much information"
secure and keep for possible future use or application; "The landlord retained the security deposit"; "I reserve the right to disagree"
allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature; "We cannot continue several servants any longer"; "She retains a lawyer"; "The family's fortune waned and they could not keep their household staff"; "Our grant has run out and we cannot keep you on"; "We kept the work going as long as we could"; "She retained her composure"; "this garment retains its shape even after many washings"
hold back within; "This soil retains water"; "I retain this drug for a long time"; "the dam retains the water"