get smth right

get smth right
to understand a matter thoroughly or clearly so that no misunderstanding is possible

"Look. You've got it all wrong," said Walter. (J. Wain)

You've got it all wrong, if you think I don't want a decent place to live in as much as you do. (J. Lindsay)


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