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get across

verb

Definition of get across

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to become clear or convincing

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to make clear or convincing <we couldn't get our point across>



Examples of get across

  1. <what I'm trying to get across is that there simply is no money for the project>



1913

First Known Use of get across

1913



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