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

or put over

  1. 1
    to explain an idea, belief etc in a way that is easy to understand

    Television can be a useful way of putting across health messages.

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