across 1 of 2

as in over
to the opposite side of we rowed across the lake and visited the other couple for the evening

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as in throughout
in random positions within the boundaries of sheep scattered across the field

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2 of 2


as in through
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?

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“Across.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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