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Meaning of “abreast” - Learner’s Dictionary

abreast

adverb     /əˈbrest/
keep (sb) abreast of sth
to make sure you or someone else knows about the most recent changes in a subject or situation: I'll keep you abreast of any developments.Knowing and learning
two/three/four, etc abreast
If people who are moving are two/three/four, etc abreast, that number of people are next to each other, side by side: They were cycling four abreast, completely blocking the road.Next to and beside
Translations of “abreast”
in Spanish en columna de…, a la misma altura, a la par…
in Vietnamese sánh vai…
in Thai เคียงข้าง…
in Malaysian beriringan…
in French côte à côte…
in German nebeneinander…
in Indonesian berdampingan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 并排, 并肩…
in Chinese (Traditional) 並排, 並肩…
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