6 Letters
4 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use across as a article or as a adverb in a sentence.
About Across
A 2 syllables article and 6 letters with the letters a, c, o, r, and s, 4 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters ro. Across starts with a vowel and ends in a consonant with the starting letters a, ac, acr, acro, acros, and the ending characters are s, ss, oss, ross, cross, . Across is also a double consonant (ss) word. View the double consonant words list.
Placed crosswise; "spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"; "crossed forks"; "seated with arms across"
Middle English
School Grade
Across is set as a grade four word that starts with a, ends with s, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 6 letters.
Is across a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Across in Pig Latin is said as "acrossay or acrossway".
a | c | r | o | s | s
ac | cr | ro | os | ss
acr | cro | ros | oss
acro | cros | ross
Word Gram
Article Examples
placed crosswise;
"spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers";
"crossed forks";
"seated with arms across"
Adverb Examples
"the marble slabs were cut across"
to the opposite side;
"the football field was 300 feet across"
in such a manner as to be understood and accepted;
"she cannot get her ideas across"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Across"

There are 99 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to across.

Abdominal External Oblique Muscle
Acrossplaced crosswise
"spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"
"crossed forks"
"seated with arms across"
Across The Grain
Aslanthaving an oblique or slanted direction
Astraddlewith one leg on each side
"she sat astride the chair"
Astridewith one leg on each side
"she sat astride the chair"
Athwartat an oblique angle
"the sun shone aslant into his face"

View all cognitive synonyms for Across


There are 1 words that have the opposite meaning of across.

Uncrossednot crossed
"sitting primly with uncrossed legs"


There are 3 anagrams from across.

Anagram Definition
Acrossplaced crosswise
"spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"
"crossed forks"
"seated with arms across"

View English words with the unique letters used in across. Words With The Letters Acors

Similar Words

There are 5 words that are similar to "Across".

Similar WordDefinition
Cross Townn/a
Crosstowngoing or extending across a town or city;
"the crosstown bus";
"crosstown traffic"
Decussatecross or intersect so as to form a cross;
"this nerve decussates the other";
"the fibers decussate"
Intersectantcrossed or intersected in the form of an X
Intersectingcrossed or intersected in the form of an X

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word across.

Is across a scrabble word or can you use across in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 229949 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 175623 games. This 6 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 360 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, c, o, r, and s? There's 16 with 8 letters or less with the letters a, c, o, r, and s. Here is a list of 16 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Castor (6 letters) 8 9 actors
Cryostat (8 letters) 13 +5 13 +4 cryostat
Crossway (8 letters) 16 +8 16 +7 crossway
Surcoat (7 letters) 9 +1 11 +2 surcoat
Oscar (5 letters) 7 8 oscar
Castrato (8 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 castrato
Co Star (7 letters)
Caruso (6 letters) 8 10 +1 acorus
Castro (6 letters) 8 9 actors
Acorus (6 letters) 8 10 +1 acorus
Raucous (7 letters) 9 +1 12 +3 raucous
Across (6 letters) 8 9 across
Crossa (6 letters) 8 9 across
Actors (6 letters) 8 9 actors
Asroc (5 letters) 7 8 oscar
Oscars (6 letters) 8 9 across


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