put across

verb
put across; putting across; puts across

Definition of put across

transitive verb

2 : to convey effectively or forcefully put her viewpoint across subtly

First Known Use of put across

1906, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Put across.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20across. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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