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Verb: get it
  1. Understand, usually after some initial difficulty
    "She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally got it";
    - catch on, get wise, get onto, tumble, latch on, cotton on, twig
     
  2. Receive punishment
    "You are going to get it!"

Derived forms: got it, gets it, getting it

Type of: apprehend, compass, comprehend, dig, get the picture, grasp, grok [N. Amer], savvy

Encyclopedia: Get it