take across

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take across

To carry, guide, or convey someone or something from one side (of a thing or place) to another. A noun or pronoun can be used between "take" and "across." He was arrested for taking drugs across the border. There is a ferry that will take you across, but it's pretty slow.
See also: across, take
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

take someone or something across (something)

to carry or lead someone or something across something. Tim took Liz across the bridge. We took a lot of food and medicine across before the flooded river washed the bridge out.
See also: across, take
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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References in classic literature ?
"We don't care how it looks," said the shaggy man, "if only it will take us across the desert."