put one across


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.put one across - fool or hoaxput one across - fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
kid, pull the leg of - tell false information to for fun; "Are you pulling my leg?"
deceive, lead astray, betray - cause someone to believe an untruth; "The insurance company deceived me when they told me they were covering my house"
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A Routledge half-volley was unlucky not to hit the roof of the net and Dawson made up for his earlier error with a vital interception to frustrate Bony further, his agitation with himself increasing as Dyer put one across the box for him.
Of course, the T20 format is such that a team can bounce back quickly but it does look tough for the Pune team to put one across the Chennai team.
Juniors stepped it up with Maxwell finding space to put one across to Green who unleashed a shot into the net.
The Safer Roads Partnership, "I could have had one just before STEPS that when I pulled it back for Sheffs and he put one across the box and the keeper caught it, so we could have had a couple before that.
But with so many near misses - I've had three silvers in the Commonwealths as well - to finally put one across on the Aussies was great.