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put across

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  1. communicate, pass on, pass, pass along, put acrossverb

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    "Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news"


  1. put acrossverb

    to explain or state something clearly and understandably.

  2. put acrossverb

    to perform a theatrical production.


  1. put across

    To "put across" means to communicate, convey, or express something clearly or persuasively to another person or group of people. It may also mean to successfully accomplish, get accepted, or make understood.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of put across in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of put across in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of put across in a Sentence

  1. Tokunbo Koiki:

    Social media was what the students were using initially themselves to tell the world what they were experiencing and facing whilst they were trying to leave Ukraine, i knew that when we started using social media to amplify our voices and the message that we were trying to put across, that would resonate with people.

  2. Joel Ssenyonyi:

    One other creative way of communicating is through music, most people love to listen to music so what better way to put across a message than through music.

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