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4 entries found for cross.
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Main Entry: 2cross
Function: verb
1 a : to lie or be situated across <put a nail where the boards cross each other> b : INTERSECT 1 <where two lines cross> c : to move, pass, or extend across <a bridge crossing the river> <cross the street>
2 : to make the sign of the cross on or over (as in prayer)
3 : to cancel by marking a cross on or drawing a line through <cross names off a list> <cross out a mistake>
4 : to place one over the other <cross the arms>
5 : to act against : OPPOSE <don't cross me>
6 : to draw a line across <cross your t's>
7 : INTERBREED, HYBRIDIZE
8 : to pass in opposite directions <our letters crossed in the mail>
9 : to occur to <it never crossed my mind>
10 : to turn (the eyes) inward toward the nose <his eyes were crossed>

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