get across

Definitions of get across
  1. verb
    travel across or pass over
    synonyms: cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get over, pass over, track, traverse
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    tramp
    cross on foot
    stride
    cover or traverse by taking long steps
    walk
    traverse or cover by walking
    crisscross
    cross in a pattern, often random
    ford
    cross a river where it's shallow
    bridge
    cross over on a bridge
    jaywalk
    cross the road at a red light
    drive, take
    proceed along in a vehicle
    course
    move swiftly through or over
    hop
    traverse as if by a short airplane trip
    type of:
    go across, go through, pass
    go across or through
  2. verb
    become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions
  3. verb
    communicate successfully
    “I couldn't get across the message”
    synonyms: put over
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    type of:
    communicate, pass, pass along, pass on, put across
    transmit information
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