Adjective "Abreast" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Abreast


    Definition:

    1. side by side; beside each other in a line: They walked two abreast down the street.

    2. equal to or alongside in progress, attainment, or awareness (usually followed by of or with): to keep abreast of scientific developments; keeping abreast with the times.

    Examples:

    "officials can be abreast of situations."

    "spokesmen can be abreast."

    "people can be abreast."

    "officials can be abreast."

    "people/places/organizations can be abreast."

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