a popular collection of tales in Latin with moral applications, compiled in the late 13th century as a manual for preachers
[guh-stah-poh; German guh-shtah-poh] /gəˈstɑ poʊ; German gəˈʃtɑ poʊ/ noun 1. the German state secret police during the Nazi regime, organized in 1933 and notorious for its brutal methods and operations. adjective 2. (sometimes lowercase) of or resembling the Nazi Gestapo, especially in the brutal suppression of opposition: The new regime is using gestapo tactics. /ɡɛˈstɑːpəʊ; […]
- Gestalt therapy
gestalt therapy n. Psychotherapy with individuals or groups that emphasizes treatment of the person as a whole, including a person’s biological components and their organic functioning, perceptual configuration, and interrelationships with the external world.
- Get on with it
see: get on , def. 6.
- Get on to someone
verb phrase To learn the truth about; come to understand; get wise: Be careful they don’t get on to your little tricks (1880+)