- [verb] reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade"
Synonyms: reach, make, progress to
- [verb] arrive at the point of; "She gets to fretting if I stay away form home too long"
- [verb] cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
Synonyms: annoy, rag, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devil
get, get under one's skin
eat into, fret, rankle, grate
harass, hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke