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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyput across
he/she/itputs across
present participleputting across
past tenseput across
past participleput across

or put over

  1. 2
    put yourself across to express your ideas clearly and effectively so that people can see what you are really like

    Emily puts herself across very well.

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used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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