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 in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of get across

1911



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