Thesaurus

get across

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of get across

to make plain or understandable
  • what I'm trying to get across is that there simply is no money for the project

Synonyms for get across

Words Related to get across

Near Antonyms for get across

Antonyms for get across

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About get across

Time Traveler for get across

Time Traveler

The first known use of get across was in 1911

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near get across

get about

get across

get after

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Get across.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/get%20across. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on get across

Nglish: Translation of get across for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Named After People

  • name tags
  • Namesake of the leotard, Jules Léotard had what profession?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!