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The dictionary get() method is used to find out the value of specified key in the dictionary.

Syntax

dictionary.get(key, val)

Parameters

key Required. key which need to be searched in the dictionary.
val Optional value returned when specified key is not found in dictionary. default value is None.

Return Value

Returns the value of the specified key in the dictionary.

Example:

In the below example, the get() method is used to find out the value of the specified key in the dictionary.

Info = {
   "name": "John",
   "age": 25,
   "city": "London"
}
print(Info.get("name"))

print(Info.get("hobby"))

print(Info.get("hobby", "key is missing in the dictionary."))

The output of the above code will be:

John

None

key is missing in the dictionary.

❮ Python Dictionary Methods