get something across


get something across
Syn:
communicate, get over, impart, convey, transmit, make clear, express

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  • get something across — COMMUNICATE, get over, impart, convey, transmit, make clear, express. → get * * * manage to communicate an idea clearly …   Useful english dictionary

  • get something across — manage to communicate an idea clearly. → get …   English new terms dictionary

  • get something across (to somebody) — ˌget aˈcross (to sb) | ˌget sthaˈcross (to sb) derived to be communicated or understood; to succeed in communicating sth • Your meaning didn t really get across. • He s not very good at getting his ideas across. Main entry: ↑getderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • get sth across — UK US get sth across Phrasal Verb with get({{}}/get/ verb ( tt , got, got, or US gotten) ► to make someone understand or believe something: »He has no trouble getting his point across. »We have yet to clearly get across the message that we ve got …   Financial and business terms

  • get something over. — See get something across. → get …   Useful english dictionary

  • put something across/over — COMMUNICATE, convey, get across/over, explain, make clear, spell out, clarify; get through to someone. → put …   Useful english dictionary

  • put something across/over — Syn: communicate, convey, get across/over, explain, make clear, spell out …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • get — [ get ] (past tense got [ gat ] ; past participle gotten [ gatn ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 obtain/receive ▸ 2 become/start to be ▸ 3 do something/have something done ▸ 4 move to/from ▸ 5 progress in activity ▸ 6 fit/put something in a place ▸ 7 understand… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • get — [get] verb got PASTTENSE [gɒt ǁ gɑːt] got PASTPART gotten PASTPART [ˈgɒtn ǁ ˈgɑːtn] getting PRESPART 1 …   Financial and business terms

  • get across — verb 1. communicate successfully (Freq. 1) I couldn t get across the message He put over the idea very well • Syn: ↑put over • Hypernyms: ↑communicate, ↑pass on, ↑pass …   Useful english dictionary