English verb: get across
|1.||get across (communication) communicate successfully|
|Samples||I couldn't get across the message.|
He put over the idea very well.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||communicate, pass, pass along, pass on, put across|
|2.||get across (cognition) become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions|
|Samples||It dawned on him that she had betrayed him.|
She was penetrated with sorrow.
|Synonyms||click, come home, dawn, fall into place, get through, penetrate, sink in|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s|
|3.||get across (motion) travel across or pass over|
|Samples||The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day.|
|Synonyms||cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get over, pass over, track, traverse|
|Pattern of use||Something is ----ing PP.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||go across, go through, pass|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bridge, course, crisscross, drive, ford, hop, jaywalk, stride, take, tramp, walk|