Definition Of across

adverb

from one side to the other of (something).

Example Of across

  • 19 across

  • A conventional bomb could then be used to spread radioactive particles across a densely populated area.

  • A high resolution camera will also sweep the surface, resolving details as small as two metres across .

  • A lot of glass flew across the classroom and some of the children were quite alarmed.

  • Attacks on buses are being logged, and police are involved in operations across the area aimed at clamping down on the thugs.


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