English verb: get hold
|1.||get hold (possession) get something or somebody for a specific purpose|
|Samples||I found this gadget that will serve as a bottle opener.|
I got hold of these tools to fix our plumbing.
The chairman got hold of a secretary on Friday night to type the urgent letter.
|Synonyms||come up, find, line up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||acquire, get|