put something across Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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put something across

phrasal verb with put  us   /pʊt/ verb (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put)
to ​communicate an ​idea or ​opinion: What’s the most ​important thing you ​try to put across in ​yourbook?
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