get on

[get on] or [get onto] {v.}, {informal} 1. To speak to (someone)roughly about something he did wrong; blame; scold.

Mrs. Thompsongot on the girls for not keeping their rooms clean.

The fans goton the new shortstop after he made several errors.

Syn.: JUMP ON. 2.See: GET ALONG. 3. To grow older.

Work seems harder these days; I'mgetting on, you know.