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across

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of across

  1. from one side to the other of an intervening space will you go across to the Bentley's and see if their phone is working? Synonyms over, athwart, throughRelated Words clear


across

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of across

  1. 1 to the opposite side of we rowed across the lake and visited the other couple for the evening Synonyms athwart, over, through Related Words around, round; beyond, past

  2. 2 in random positions within the boundaries of sheep scattered across the field Synonyms about, around, over, round, through, throughoutRelated Words on



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