get round to

get round to
phrasal verb [transitive]
Word forms "get round to":
present tense I/you/we/they get round to he/she/it gets round to present participle getting round to past tense got round to past participle got round to British
get round to something
same as get around to

I finally got round to reading that book you gave me.


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