Definitions of Gotten

  1. p. p. of Get.
  2. Of get, which see.

Usage examples for Gotten

  1. If she could be gotten to Omaha- now-" " No- no," replied Neale, almost violently. – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  2. " Yes," said Frank, " and some of them have gotten out already, and are coming down from the house." – The Radio Boys with the Revenue Guards by Gerald Breckenridge
  3. Now, Trask could remember something he'd gotten from Harkaman. – Space Viking by Henry Beam Piper
  4. The shooting outside had gotten on his nerves at last. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  5. He hadn't gotten any writing done, but that was all right. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  6. Where had he gotten the name? – Pagan Passions by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  7. The trouble was that when I saw Rosina I forgot that she had gotten out of the habit of being kissed. – A Woman's Will by Anne Warner
  8. " Maybe you don't really know how hot this thing's gotten. – Null-ABC by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
  9. But say, my boy, I feel that I owe you something for having gotten my monkey down out of the tree. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  10. " I don't believe they could have gotten ahead of the fire," spoke Tom. – Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures by Victor Appleton
  11. If we could have gotten a photograph sooner, the question would have been settled. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  12. Well, he was done saving himself or getting ill gotten gains. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  13. Aye; but they must have gotten an awfu' fricht! – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  14. He denied the guilt of this offense; insisted that he was never arrested before in his life, and believed the present conviction to have been a trumped- up affair because they must have gotten sore on him, although he cannot figure out why. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  15. And the dance halls, they hadn't gotten around to them yet. – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  16. It seems to have gotten the best of me. – Jack of the Pony Express by Frank V. Webster
  17. I wish I could have gotten a second shot at 'em. – For the Liberty of Texas by Edward Stratemeyer
  18. As to the marvellous stories we have heard of the police of Paris, I suspect they have been gotten up for effect, such things being constantly practised here. – Recollections of Europe by J. Fenimore Cooper
  19. It is all on one floor, which makes it easy for Mother, and we have enough room, though we wouldn't have if we hadn't gotten rid of so much stuff before we moved. – Betty Lee, Freshman by Harriet Pyne Grove