- The definition of a get together is a situation when multiple people gather at a certain location in order to see each other.
A family picnic is an example of a get together.
- Get together is defined as a slang expression that means when two people have decided to date or enter some relationship, or that two people have engaged in sexual behavior together.
An example of get together is when Stacy and Tom decide to date for the first time.
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- A meeting.
- A casual social gathering.
get-together - Phrases/Idioms
Accumulate, gather, as in Go get all the firewood together: [c. 1400]
Come together, assemble, as in Let's get together next week. The variant get together with means “meet with someone,” as in I can't get together with them today but I'll have time next week. [Late 1600s]
Arrive at an agreement, as in The jury was unable to get together on a verdict.
get something or oneself together. See under get one's act together.