get down

get down
get down
1) (descend) scendere (from, out of da)
2) (leave table) alzarsi (da tavola)
3) (lower oneself) (to floor) abbassarsi; (crouch) accucciarsi

to get down on one's knees — mettersi in ginocchio, inginocchiarsi

to get down to — abbassarsi fino a [lower level etc.]; mettersi a [work]

to get down to sb.'s level — fig. mettersi al livello di qcn.

let's get down to business — mettiamoci al lavoro

when you get right down to it — quando lo si guarda un po' più da vicino

to get down to doing — mettersi a fare; get down [sth.] venire giù da, scendere da [slope]; get [sth.] down, get down [sth.]

4) (from height) mettere giù, tirare giù [book etc.]
5) (swallow) buttare giù, ingoiare
6) (record) prendere nota di, trascrivere; get [sb.] down
7) (from height) fare scendere
8) colloq. (depress) buttare giù, deprimere
* * *
(to make (a person) sad: Working in this place really gets me down.) deprimere
* * *
1. vt + adv
1) (take down) tirar giù
2) (swallow) mandar giù
3) (note down) prender nota di
4) (fam: depress) buttar giù

don't let it get you down — non devi abbatterti per questo

2. vi + adv

(descend) to get down (from or off) — scendere (da)

quick, get down! — giù presto!

* * *
get down
1) (descend) scendere (from, out of da)
2) (leave table) alzarsi (da tavola)
3) (lower oneself) (to floor) abbassarsi; (crouch) accucciarsi

to get down on one's knees — mettersi in ginocchio, inginocchiarsi

to get down to — abbassarsi fino a [lower level etc.]; mettersi a [work]

to get down to sb.'s level — fig. mettersi al livello di qcn.

let's get down to business — mettiamoci al lavoro

when you get right down to it — quando lo si guarda un po' più da vicino

to get down to doing — mettersi a fare; get down [sth.] venire giù da, scendere da [slope]; get [sth.] down, get down [sth.]

4) (from height) mettere giù, tirare giù [book etc.]
5) (swallow) buttare giù, ingoiare
6) (record) prendere nota di, trascrivere; get [sb.] down
7) (from height) fare scendere
8) colloq. (depress) buttare giù, deprimere

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