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Definition of Across

Across
Across A*cross" (#; 115), prep. [Pref. a- + cross: cf. F. en croix. See Cross, n.] From side to side; athwart; crosswise, or in a direction opposed to the length; quite over; as, a bridge laid across a river. --Dryden. To come across, to come upon or meet incidentally. --Freeman. To go across the country, to go by a direct course across a region without following the roads.
Across
Across A*cross", adv. 1. From side to side; crosswise; as, with arms folded across. --Shak. 2. Obliquely; athwart; amiss; awry. [Obs.] The squint-eyed Pharisees look across at all the actions of Christ. --Bp. Hall.

Meaning of Across from wikipedia

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- Hands Across America was a public event on Sunday, May 25, 1986, in which approximately 5 to 6.5 million people held hands for fifteen minutes in an (ostensible)...
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- Madman Across the Water is the fourth studio album by Elton John, released in 1971 through DJM and Uni Records. Madman Across the Water was the fourth...
- Across the Universe is a 2007 jukebox musical romantic drama film directed by Julie Taymor, centered on songs by the English rock band the Beatles. The...
- Across America is a colloquialism for an event that reaches the entire continental United States of America. Across America (album), a 1997 live album...
- Across the Hall is a 2009 American neo-noir thriller film directed by Alex Merkin and starring Mike Vogel, Brittany Murphy, and Danny Pino. It is based...
- Across 110th Street is a 1972 American action crime film directed by Barry Shear and starring Yaphet Kotto, Anthony Quinn, Anthony Franciosa and Paul Benjamin...
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