put (oneself) across

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put (oneself) across

To communicate and express oneself clearly and effectively, such that others can understand one's opinions, ideas, and what one is like on a personal level. Jared has a bit of social anxiety, so he has trouble putting himself across around other people he doesn't know. The most important thing when you are speaking in front of an audience to is make sure you put yourself across well.
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If we had played well and lost then that's fair do's but we are disappointed with the way we have put ourselves across.
Normally when we tour it's quite frantic, this time it's a chance for us to try and put ourselves across to a different kind of audience,'' explained guitarist Rob Jones.
We know how to put ourselves across better - and know how to put our feelings across.
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