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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

- Across may refer to: Across Language Server, a software platform ACROSS Project, an R&D project in social robotics Suzuki Across, a motorcycle manufactured...
- "Across the Universe" is a song by the English rock band the Beatles. It was written by John Lennon and credited to Lennon–McCartney. The song first appeared...
- 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 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 the Tracks is a 1991 American drama film about track and field directed and written by Sandy Tung. It stars Rick Schroder, Brad Pitt, Carrie Snodgress...
- Madman Across the Water is the fifth studio album by Elton John, released in 1971 through DJM and Uni Records. Madman Across the Water was the fourth...
- Inuyasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (映画犬夜叉 時代を越える想い, Eiga Inuyasha: Toki o Koeru Omoi) (also known as InuYasha the Movie: The Love that...
- Hands Across America was a public fundraising event on Sunday, May 25, 1986, in which approximately 5 to 6.5 million people held hands for fifteen minutes...
- Across the Zodiac: The Story of a Wrecked Record (1880) is a science fiction novel by Percy Greg, who has been credited as an originator of the sword and...
- Race Across the World is a British television competition programme, in which teams of two race across an area of the world to be the fastest to reach...
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