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Definition of acerosa

"acerosa" is probably misspelled. Trying across instead Definition of across

1. across [ p ] preposition, from the exterior the interior to the exterior in a countinuous path

Synonyms across through

2. across [ r ] to the opposite side
Examples: "the football field was 300 feet across"

Used in print:

(Tom F. Driver, "Beckett by the Madeleine,"...)

We walked down the Rue_de_L_'_Arcade , thence along beside the Madeleine and across to a sidewalk cafe opposite that church .

(Alex Gordon, The Cipher....)

Where across the street ?

(Breni James, Nights of the Kill....)

Aside from the fact that business was slow this time_of_year and his one salesgirl was not the most enterprising , Mr._Phillips had no worries at_all , and he said as much to Gun_Matson , who sat across from him in civilian clothes , on a Jiffy-Couch-a-Bed , mauve velour , $ 79.89 nothing down special !

(Joseph Chadwick, No Land Is Free....)

They followed him into the rain and across to the squat stone building fifty feet to the rear .

Synonyms across

3. across [ r ] in such a manner as to be understood and accepted
Examples: "she cannot get her ideas across"

Used in print:

(Alex Gordon, The Cipher....)

Wide windows with many small leaded panes swept across the upper stories .

Synonyms over across

4. across [ r ] transversely
Examples: "the marble slabs were cut across"

Used in print:

(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)

Scarcity of paper caused many Southerners to adopt the practice of cross writing , i._e. , after writing from left to right of the page in the usual manner , they gave the sheet a half turn and wrote from end to end across the lines previously written .

Synonyms across crossways crosswise

5. across [ p ] preposition, in or toward the other side in a countinuous path

Synonyms beyond on_the_other_side_of over across

6. across [ a ] placed crosswise
Examples: "spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers" "crossed forks" "seated with arms across"

Synonyms crossed across Related Terms uncrossed decussate cross-town

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