verb. Southern louisiana slang for particapation in an event or action.
hey is john comin the party tonight?
no, he's not getting down.

you getting down?
no, i'll stay in the car.
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go to an event where there is dancing, and start dancing.
Man, when i get to the club a fena a get down with the get down.
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To get down with what is going on around you.
Girl: "What are you doing today?"
Boy: "About to get down with the get down!"

Friend1: "There's nothing to do, lets chill."
Friend2: "Time to get down with the get down!"
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circa 1970s American slang

1) to party
2) to have sex
3) to dance
4) to abandon nonsense and confront
"Trouble Man", by Marvin Gaye:
I been for real, baby . . .
I come up hard.
I come up, gettin' down.

"Get Down Tonight," K.C. & Sunshine Band:
"Do a little dance, make a little love,
Get down tonight."
by Tom Cool October 08, 2005
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During the disco and funk era, in many venues the dance floor was often located below the seating area, so to "get down" was to go down to the dance floor. Originally meant in reference to dancing, eventually leading to sexual implications. However, it also means "to be cool with".
A most useful term.

Other forms: Get down, gettin down, getting down.
There is a more recent version of the sexual meaning is "going down (town)".
Disco conversation in the 1970s: "Get down with your bad self... go dance, you supafly!"
Intimate conversation: "The she started going down, the sex was so hot, I was blazin"
Casual conversation: "I can get down with that... it's cool"
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