Antonyms for across


Quotes of across

  1. There is $1. 4 billion a day in trade that goes back and forth across the border. That means millions of jobs and livelihoods for families here in Canada and for families in the United States. – Paul Cellucci
  2. So that's why I said, if you look at the average, you would see the money New York got this year was in line with the average across the prior three years and substantially more, by a country mile, than the money given to any other city. – Michael Chertoff
  3. I don't want to feel I'm responsible for anorexia across the country. – Courteney Cox
  4. The very idea of freedom incites fear in the hearts of terrorists across the world. – Elizabeth Dole
  5. My father's people... are from Fairfax in northern Virginia, just across the Mason -Dixon line. So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general. – Robert Duvall
  6. I think I came across Cecil Taylor a bit later, in 65 or 66. That really impressed me- Cecil Taylor is an amazing character... Both his music and the way he approaches the instrument are astonishing. – Luc Ferrari
  7. He was a manager, one of the singers, I guess talent coordinator for the local talent in Harlem. His name was Lover Patterson. He was living right across the street from where my dad had his restaurant. I guess he saw a lot of kids come in, a lot of my buddies. – Ben E. King
  8. When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for me, and it becomes part of me. – W. Somerset Maugham
  9. You don't need a pickup line. Just glance at a woman from across the room. Glance- don't stare. – Jenny McCarthy
  10. After the outbreak of war, in April 1940, we left Geneva with our three children aged 4 years, 2 years and 2 weeks only to become part of the disordered refugee crowds fleeing across France from the German army. – James Meade
  11. People have an idea that one is in control of a career, a lot more than you really are. You can engineer things to an extent. But you are at the mercy of what comes in across the desk. – Gary Oldman
  12. Newspapers across the country and the world have published cartoons that have gone beyond reasonable differences of opinion and expanded into the realm of antisemitism. – Gordon Smith
  13. I care about people. In the end, I think they feel it. It comes across regardless of the character I'm portraying. – Forest Whitaker
  14. Feminism is a good venue for getting yourself across as much as for getting your point across – Elizabeth Wurtzel
  15. Sexiness should not be overt. Something shapeless that drapes across your hip, hangs off the shoulder; something that cowls in the front, drapes low in the back, that's sexy. – Rachel Zoe

Usage examples for across

  1. She was half across the room as she spoke. ” – East of the Shadows by Mrs. Hubert Barclay
  2. Yes, I will try to run across to- morrow morning, but I have a long day's work before me. ” – Doctor Luttrell's First Patient by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  3. The marquis stirred and drew his hand across his lips. ” – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  4. Across the lake she could see Jean- Pierre's cottage. ” – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  5. She says she saw him go away from the house and across the Close, a little before ten. ” – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  6. But I fancy you can get across with it. ” – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  7. Then, too," he went on, " there will be the trip across – Running Sands by Reginald Wright Kauffman
  8. Across to the Holme! ” – Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  9. So they reached Onod safely, and thence made their way across country to seek Michal. ” – Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai
  10. “ " If he don't like the way I talk," she cried, " he can come across – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  11. But a difficult way across – White Fire by John Oxenham
  12. An idea came across me. ” – On the Pampas by G. A. Henty
  13. Where from, I can't say; but I'm perfectly sure I have come across it. ” – Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing
  14. How far is it across the pass? ” – They of the High Trails by Hamlin Garland
  15. The colonel had just arrived across – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  16. “ Friedrich glanced across the horse to Mrs. Schuyler. ” – A Tar-Heel Baron by Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton
  17. Now you've been across the Hudson. ” – The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan by Lizette M. Edholm
  18. Come across to me in a few minutes. ” – Martin Hewitt, Investigator by Arthur Morrison
  19. “ Hefferom leaned across from his chair. ” – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge
  20. “ I suddenly came across the Chapel. ” – The Captives by Hugh Walpole

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Idioms for across