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- v. To perform an action which is illegal, prohibited, forbidden or proscribed and to become subject to punishment for such action.
- v. To fall into difficulty.
- v. (Usually said of an unmarried woman) to become pregnant.
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Mr. Trent said that he was afraid that they would get into trouble with the government, but Powell convinced him otherwise.
Mr. Trent told Bill Powell that he was afraid that he would get into trouble with the government.
But if you get into trouble from old Lavrock don’t blame me.