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Definition 1: develop in a positive way - [verb of change]

Samples where get along or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He progressed well in school
  • My plants are coming along
  • Plans are shaping up

Synonyms for get along in the sense of this definition

(get along is a kind of ...) grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment

"A flower developed on the branch" "The country developed into a mighty superpower" "The embryo develops into a fetus" "This situation has developed over a long time"

(... is a kind of get along ) improve one's social status

"This young man knows how to climb the social ladder"

(... is a kind of get along ) progress by large jumps instead of small increments

Samples where get along or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • My boss and I get along very well

Synonyms for get along in the sense of this definition

(get along is a kind of ...) have or establish a relationship to

"She relates well to her peers"

Definition 3: proceed or get along - [verb of stative]

Samples where get along or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • How is she doing in her new job?
  • How are you making out in graduate school?
  • He's come a long way

Synonyms for get along in the sense of this definition

(get along is a kind of ...) follow a certain course

"The inauguration went well" "how did your interview go?"

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