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get across

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. get across, put over(verb)

    communicate successfully

    "I couldn't get across the message"; "He put over the idea very well"

  2. click, get through, dawn, come home, get across, sink in, penetrate, fall into place(verb)

    become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions

    "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"

  3. traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across(verb)

    travel across or pass over

    "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"

Wiktionary

  1. get across(Verb)

    To cross; to move from one side (of something) to the other, literally or figuratively.

  2. get across(Verb)

    To make an idea evident; to successfully explain a thought or feeling.

How to pronounce get across?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say get across in sign language?

  1. getacross

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of get across in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of get across in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of get across in a Sentence

  1. Adrian Virgen:

    That was Adrian Virgen goal, to get across the border.

  2. Ralph Bunche:

    If you want to get across an idea, wrap it up in a person.

  3. Ira Mehlman:

    Obviously there’s no guarantee that nothing is going to get across.

  4. Amy Vanderbilt:

    Parents must get across the idea that I love you always, but sometimes I do not love your behavior.

  5. Brian Murphy:

    Any time you have a pause in a transaction, it increases the risk that it won't get across the finish line.

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