The United States of America will always stand up for these aspirations, for our own people, and all across the world.
He never attended the large annual antiabortion rallies in Lafayette Park across the White House, always phoning in.
across Doel, traditional facades are painted with bright, modern art.
Olympia Snowe is starring as Hamlet these days, captivating and frustrating audiences in Washington and across the country.
across the country, organizers of other major marathons expressed horror and empathy for participants in the Boston race.
“That is the ‘Limited,’ across the platform,” explained Rod politely.
We'll put it across that corner, and have the couch against that wall.
She has been sent on an errand, and wants to get across the street.
You been seein' that squirrel that's been runnin' across the clearin'?
And Theodora rolled him across the floor to the fast-emptying basket.
early 14c., acros, earlier a-croiz (c.1300), from Anglo-French an cros "in a crossed position," literally "on cross" (see cross (n.)). Prepositional meaning "from one side to another" is first recorded 1590s; meaning "on the other side (as a result of crossing)" is from 1750. Phrase across the board originally is from horse-racing, in reference to a bet of the same amount of money on a horse to win, place, or show.