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Meaning of "put one across" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PUT ONE ACROSS

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WHAT DOES PUT ONE ACROSS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of put one across in the English dictionary

The definition of put one across in the dictionary is to get to accept or believe a claim, excuse, etc, by deception.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PUT ONE ACROSS

put on one´s thinking cap
put on the dog
put on the map
put on the ritz
put on to
put one in mind of
put one over on
put one´s back into
put one´s best foot forward
put one´s cards on the table
put one´s feet up
put one´s foot down
put one´s foot in it
put one´s hand to the plough
put one´s head in a noose
put one´s house in order
put one´s money where one´s mouth is
put one´s oar in
put one´s shirt on
put one´s shoulder to the wheel

WORDS THAT END LIKE PUT ONE ACROSS

across
autocross
backcross
Celtic cross
come across
crisscross
cross
cut across
cyclo-cross
double cross
double-cross
get across
gross
Latin cross
motocross
on the cross
put across
rallycross
run across
sign of the cross
single-cross

Synonyms and antonyms of put one across in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «put one across» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PUT ONE ACROSS

Find out the translation of put one across to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of put one across from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «put one across» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

放一跨
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

poner uno al otro lado
570 millions of speakers

English

put one across
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भर में एक डाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

وضع واحد عبر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

положить один через
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

colocar um outro lado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এক জুড়ে রাখা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mettre un sur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Letakkan sebilangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

legte eine über
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

全体で1を置く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

에서 하나를 넣어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sijine siji tengen
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

đặt một trên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு இடத்தில் வைத்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एकाला एका बाजूला ठेवा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Arasına koy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mettere uno di fronte
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

umieścić jeden w całej
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

покласти один через
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pune un peste
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βάλει μία ολόκληρη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sit een oor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sätta en över
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sette en over
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of put one across

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT ONE ACROSS»

The term «put one across» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.310 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PUT ONE ACROSS» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PUT ONE ACROSS»

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A Valency Dictionary of English: A Corpus-based Analysis of ...
explained) + it/one + across + (on) N Customers always think the insurer is trying to put one across them. (= deceive them) These two guys might think themselves smart, but they would have to get up very early in the morning to put one across ...
Thomas Herbst, 2004
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One Shot One Kill: One Shot One Kill
Put one across his bow,” the officer ordered. The bullet geysered the water a few feet ahead of the boat. The Vietnamese paddled faster. "Put one in the boat.” The sniper's rifle barked again. 110 Charles W. Sasser and Craig Roberts.
Charles W. Sasser, Craig Roberts, 1990
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Sterling Dictionary of Idioms
ACROSS across the board generally, applying to all Charges of discipline were withdrawn across the board. Get across make oneself understood The teacher could not get her point of view across to the class. put one across on play a trick on ...
Vijaya Kumar, 1998
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Chambers Idioms
... to feign (something): She said she felt ill, but she was just putting it on. put on an act see act. put one across (someone) see across. put (someone) out (inf) to cause bother or trouble to (someone): Are we putting you out?; Don't put yourself  ...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms
... to feign (something): She said she felt ill, but she was just putting it on. put on an act see act. put one across (someone) see across. put (someone) out (inf) to cause bother or trouble to (someone): Are we putting you out?; Don't put yourself  ...
Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz, 1993
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Idioms
Put one across on: trick someone He planned to put one across on all his colleagues and get a promotion. ACT Act up: misbehave, malfunction My kids act up in a new atmosphere. Put on an act: fake or pretend to TTwugh Raj is a coward he ...
David Copper, 2005
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Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French
It's a different kettle of fish! bloum n. m. (Slightly pej.): 'Weird headgear', strange hat. blouser v. trans. To 'con', to 'diddle', to swindle. Je me suis fait blouser: I've been had. Il m'a drôlement blousé! He put one across me! blouser v. trans.reflex.
E A Lovatt Esq, R J H, R. J. H 'erail, 2005
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Guy Garrick
You see, they almost put one across on us — in fact they did put one across with that detectaphone thing. Now, we can't let that happen again. Just keep me posted, see?" They had finished talking and that was apparently all we were to get ...
Arthur B. Reeve, 2000
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Linguistics 95
... {kEb)) {kic) put something across something, cf. {kid) straight, {kOk) brace, {ka' w) bridge kica to put a log across, to put one across; a dam in water (from {kid) + { c) + {a}), a barrier ken-kica to erect a barrier in the water, as a Wintu - English 229 .
Harvey Pitkin
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Reading Herodotus: A Study of the Logoi in Book 5 of ...
... not really Waterfield's 'fool' or 'persuade', nor even quite de S ́elincourt's ' impose upon', but rather 'put one across'. More on these boldly daring choices of colloquial translation in a moment: but, however we translate them, we shall anyway ...
Elizabeth Irwin, Emily Greenwood, 2007

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PUT ONE ACROSS»

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Panama knocks off USA in penalty kicks, wins third-place at Gold Cup
Panama dominated the first half, but failed to put one across. The first goal of the game didn't come until the 55th minute, and it came via some horrendous ... «CBSSports.com, Jul 15»
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Adjusting to Duke ball key to Ashes success: Davison
It has been 14 years since they have beaten England in their own backyard and Michael Clarke's men are eager to put one across the arch-rivals. Australia's ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
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Revamped Sunrisers Hyderabad Put One Across Rajasthan Royals
After striking two successive fours off Shane Watson (2-36) Warner nicked one behind stumps ending his 18-ball knock. Moises Henriques (20) never really took ... «Cricket World, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Put one across [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/put-one-across>. Aug 2020 ».
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