Translation of get across in Spanish:

get across

atravesar, v.

phrasal verb

  • 1

    (cross)
    (river) atravesar
    (river) cruzar
    (road) cruzar
    we'll have to swim, there's no other way to get across (to the other side) vamos a tener que nadar, no hay otra forma de cruzar al otro lado
  • 2

    (bring, drive across)
    (passengers/supplies) cruzar
  • 3

    (communicate)
    (concept/meaning) hacer entender
  • 4

    (be understood)
    (teacher/speaker) hacerse entender
    the point about handing work in on time seems to be geting across parece que van captando / van entendiendo que hay que entregar el trabajo a tiempo