geddit

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geddit

  1. Eye dialect spelling of get it. (As in, "do you understand the humour?")
    Ya gotta keep yer eye on the ball, son. Eye. Ball. Eyeball. Geddit?
    • 2005, Patrick Bond, Fanons Warning: a civil society reader on the New Partnership for Africa's Development, p. 79:
      The current political joke is that 'Mbeki shot himself in the kneepad' (Nepad geddit?) over Zimbabwe.

Usage notesEdit

  • Usually used interrogatively, and often in pair, "Geddit? Geddit?"
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