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stuck

  
1    cemented, fast, fastened, firm, fixed, glued, joined  
2      (informal)   at a loss, at a standstill, at one's wits' end, baffled, beaten, bereft of ideas, nonplussed, stumped, up against a brick wall     (informal)  
3      (slang, with)      on   crazy about, for, or over     (informal)   enthusiastic about, hung up on     (slang)   infatuated, keen, mad, obsessed with, wild about     (informal)  
4    get stuck into        (informal)   get down to, make a start on, set about, tackle, take the bit between one's teeth  


stuck-up     
arrogant, big-headed     (informal)   conceited, condescending, haughty, high and mighty     (informal)   hoity-toity     (informal)   patronizing, proud, snobbish, snooty     (informal)   swollen-headed, toffee-nosed     (slang, chiefly Brit.)   uppish     (Brit. informal)   uppity     (informal)  
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n.
something easy to get
exp.
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
v.
to begin something, to get a process started
If I could just get the ball rolling, then other people would help. Now that we're acquainted, let's get the ball rolling!
exp.
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
v.
to get rid of one's frustration (for example by doing something violent or impulsive)
o.
Right of every person to get any information online without any restriction
[Tech.] Right of information
n.
to get so focused on the details or intricacies of something that you miss the big picture or the main point
His book subject is quite good, but he tends to miss the forest for the trees. (tending to get in too much detail and miss the essence).
exp.
get drunk or take drugs; get high
exp.
get seriously involved in a relationship
exp.
= get your knickers in a twist/knot
US English, colloquial
v.
become very nervous or anxious especially before an important event or before having to do something difficult
[informal] Ex.: She always gets the jitters before going on stage.
v.
launch the process, launch the project, make sure that progress is under way
idiom
exp.
get rid of a strong feeling towards something or someone
[Informal] If you have done something wrong, tell him and get it out of your system. After the break up, it took him some while to get her out of his system.
n.
buy one, get one free
It's a common form of sales promotion. This marketing technique is universally known in the marketing industry by the acronym BOGOF.
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
exp.
experience a special pleasure, excitement out of smth.; enjoy smth. very much
E.g.: She gets a bang out of shopping.
exp.
have everything together; have all things settled/organized
E.g.: Just when I had got all my ducks in a row and I was ready to go, I received a call and had to cancel my trip.
exp.
be negatively impacted by a situation, event.
E.g.: The building is being renovated, but for the moment people living there get the short end of the stick.
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
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