across

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 [əˈkrɒs]


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across

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
prep
  1. across the [river, road, park, sea]
  2. across the [desk, table] from
  3. sat down across the [table]
  4. across the [country, world, continent]
  5. across a [wide, varied, broad] range of
  6. across [a number, hundreds, thousands] of
  7. across all [sectors, categories, kinds, types]
  8. [straddled, placed, dotted] across (the)
  9. across from [her, my house, the building]
  10. she [lives, works] across from [my house]
  11. across [to, towards]
  12. across to the other [side, bank]
adv
  1. [is, measures] [a mile] across
additional examples
  1. across the [river, road, park, sea]
  2. across the [desk, table] from
  3. sat down across the [table]
  4. across the [country, world, continent]
  5. across a [wide, varied, broad] range of
  6. across [a number, hundreds, thousands] of
  7. across all [sectors, categories, kinds, types]
  8. [straddled, placed, dotted] across (the)
  9. across from [her, my house, the building]
  10. she [lives, works] across from [my house]
  11. across [to, towards]
  12. across to the other [side, bank]
  13. [walked, ran, swam, looked] across
  14. [is, measures] [a mile] across
  15. [two squares] across and [three] down
  16. the clue for [14] across
  17. came across something interesting [when, while, the other day]
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