"Put across" Quotes from Famous Books
... enterprise, it had been beautifully equipped with trimmings. And, having had to rise from Earth to Luna, and needing to take an acceleration of a good many gravities, it had necessarily to be reasonably well-built. It had had, in fact, to be an honest job of ship-building in order to put across a phoney promotion. But there were trimmings that could have been spared. The ports opening upon emptiness, for example, were not really practical arrangements. But everybody but Holden and the two men in the control-room now clustered at those ports, looking out at the stars. There ...
— Operation: Outer Space • William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Words linked to "Put across" : return, put over, communicate, plant, quest, acknowledge, carry, render, transmit, message, deliver, convey, pass on, request, receipt, pass along, send a message, get across, bespeak, pass, call for, relay, implant
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