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Meaning of GET ACROSS

Pronunciation:  get u'kros

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions; "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"
  2. [v]  communicate successfully; "I couldn't get across the message"; "He put over the idea very well"
  3. [v]  travel across or pass over; "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"
 Synonyms: click, come home, cover, cross, cut across, cut through, dawn, fall into place, get over, get through, pass over, penetrate, put over, sink in, track, traverse
 See Also: bridge, communicate, crisscross, drive, ford, go across, go through, hop, jaywalk, pass, pass, pass on, put across, stride, take, tramp, understand, walk



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: assail the ear, be glimpsed, be heard, broadcast, caress the ear, clarify, come through, communicate, contact, convey, dawn on, disseminate, elucidate, explain, explicate, gain a hearing, get over, get through to, get to, give, give word, hand on, impart, leave word, make an impression, make clear, make it clear, make known, make oneself heard, pass, pass along, pass on, penetrate, popularize, put across, put over, reach, reach the ear, register, render, report, send, send word, share, share with, signal, simplify, sink in, soak in, spell out, tell, transfer, transmit, vulgarize