1. [ verb ] communicate successfully
Synonyms: put_over

"I couldn't get across the message" "He put over the idea very well"

Related terms: communicate
2. [ verb ] become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions
Synonyms: sink_in penetrate come_home dawn get_through fall_into_place click

"It dawned on him that she had betrayed him" "she was penetrated with sorrow"

Related terms: understand
3. [ verb ] travel across or pass over
Synonyms: cross traverse cut_across cover get_over pass_over cut_through track

"The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"

Related terms: pass walk crisscross hop bridge ford stride tramp drive course jaywalk path crossing traverser traversal