bridge over (something)

bridge over (something)

To function as a bridge and connect two points. Don't worry, there are rocks bridging over the stream—we can cross there.
See also: bridge, over

bridge over something

to make a bridge or passage over something. They bridged over each of the streams as they came to them. I think we can bridge over this little river in a few days if we work hard.
See also: bridge, over