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Overview of verb cross

The verb cross has 8 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (47) traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across

(travel across or pass over; "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day")

2. (7) intersect, cross

(meet at a point)

3. (1) thwart, queer, spoil, scotch, foil, cross, frustrate, baffle, bilk

(hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent")

4. (1) cross

(fold so as to resemble a cross; "she crossed her legs")

5. cross, traverse, span, sweep

(to cover or extend over an area or time period; "Rivers traverse the valley floor", "The parking lot spans 3 acres"; "The novel spans three centuries")

6. cross

(meet and pass; "the trains crossed")

7. cross

(trace a line through or across; "cross your `t'")

8. crossbreed, cross, hybridize, hybridise, interbreed

(breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties; "cross a horse and a donkey"; "Mendel tried crossbreeding"; "these species do not interbreed")


Overview of adj crossed

The adj crossed has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) crossed

(placed crosswise; "spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"; "crossed forks"; "seated with arms across")

2. crossed

((of a check) marked for deposit only as indicated by having two lines drawn across it)

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