2. To lessen or reduce by half: Francine decided to halve the meal with her sister so the two of them could eat the same amount.
2. To experience or to suffer from something: Josie said, "I feel terrible because I have a bad cold."
3. To come to a conclusion about an idea or an object: Ronda said, "I have an opinion about the new fashions."
Jill's mother said, "I have to halve the last piece of chocolate with your sister."
2. To accept; to take: Linda told the waiter, "I'll have the peas instead of the spinach, please."
3. To give birth to; to bear: She told Grace that she was going to have a baby the following month.
2. To have gone after something and to have obtained it: He got a book at the library right after he got his breakfast at the local restaurant.
3. To have acquired as a result of some action or effort: He got his information from the internet.
2. In the sense of "must" or "possess": Jack said, "I have got to leave."
Rebecca and Tom said, "We have got plenty of apples and intend to keep them."
I have inherited a large fortune which my father got with sound investments in mineral rights in Canada and so I have decided I have got to plan a long trip to see the world.