acrossed vs across :

acrossed vs across

acrossed or across

Across means that which lies between two points of interest or on opposites sides either at or near the far end of a point.

"On my way back from school, I saw Mum's friend across the street."

Acrossed is a misspelling of the word, across or probably the inappropriateness of the attempted past tense structure. It should be avoided by all possible means in writings, publications etc

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  • r  to the opposite side
    the football field was 300 feet across
  • r  transversely
    the marble slabs were cut across
News & Articles

  • Bike Across Kansas Enduring Heat
    Bike Across Kansas past the half way point and enduring high heat and high winds.
    June 13, 2013 - KAKE Wichita
  • 2 killed, 10 injured in shootings across city
    Two men were killed and at least 10 people were injured in shootings across the city that started Tuesday evening and continued into this morning, according to police.        
    June 12, 2013 - Chicago Tribune
  • Attacks across Iraq kill as many as 73
    A wave of attacks across Iraq on Monday killed as many as 73 people, with most of the violence targeting security forces in Sunni areas of the country.
    June 11, 2013 - GlobalPost