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put sth over/across

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to express an idea clearly so that people understand it: Did you feel that you managed to put over your point of view? She's not very good at putting across her ideas.
Translations of “put sth over/across”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把(觀點)表達清楚, 使被理解…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把(观点)表达清楚, 使被理解…
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