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“get sth across” in British English

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get sth across

phrasal verb with get uk /ɡet/ us /ɡet/ verb present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten

B2 to manage to make someone understand or believe something:

We tried to get our point across, but he just wouldn't listen.
This is the message that we want to get across to the public.

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(Definition of “get sth across” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“get sth across” in Business English

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get sth across

phrasal verb with get uk /ɡet/ us verb -tt-, got, got, or US gotten

to make someone understand or believe something:

He has no trouble getting his point across.
We have yet to clearly get across the message that we've got this indepth set of products.

(Definition of “get sth across” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)