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1. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings.

Synonyms

  • pavement
  • avenue
  • alleyway
  • local street
  • mews
  • rue
  • back street
  • cross street
  • paving
  • alley
  • local road
  • side street
  • main street
  • boulevard
  • thoroughfare

Antonyms

  • happiness
  • impossibility
  • planned

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Cross Street

  • uncomplete
  • noncompete
  • indiscreet
  • incomplete
  • vanvliet
  • vanfleet
  • obsolete
  • mistreat
  • marquerite
  • marguerite
  • excrete
  • discrete
  • discreet
  • concrete
  • complete
  • secrete
  • retreat
  • replete
  • downbeat
  • deplete
  • conceit
  • compete
  • bufete
  • bridgette
  • backseat
  • unseat
  • streett
  • shumeet
  • repeat
  • receipt

Example sentences of the word cross-street


1. Noun Phrase
Note other street numbers, cross streets or landmarks.

2. Noun Phrase
Each cross street on Palmetto provides public access to the beach and some have parking lots.

3. Noun Phrase
Other properties are on cross streets less than a block north or south of King.

2. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel.

Synonyms

  • one-way street
  • thoroughfare

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction.

Synonyms

  • environment

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] travel across or pass over.

Synonyms

  • cut across
  • drive
  • go through
  • jaywalk
  • tramp
  • walk
  • pass
  • cover
  • pass over
  • hop
  • course
  • get across
  • stride
  • traverse
  • get over
  • crisscross
  • cut through
  • track
  • bridge
  • take
  • go across

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • get worse
  • worsen

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] meet at a point.

Synonyms

  • run into
  • come across
  • intersect
  • see
  • run across
  • meet

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle
  • charge

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. cross

adjective. ['ˈkrɔs'] extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis.

Synonyms

  • crosswise
  • thwartwise
  • transversal

Antonyms

  • enjoy
  • suffer
  • idle
  • ride

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. cross

noun. ['ˈkrɔs'] a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece.

Synonyms

  • structure

Antonyms

  • recede
  • fail

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of.

Synonyms

  • foreclose
  • bilk
  • frustrate
  • short-circuit
  • prevent
  • disappoint
  • baffle
  • ruin
  • dash
  • preclude
  • let down
  • spoil
  • scotch
  • forbid
  • thwart
  • queer
  • foil

Antonyms

  • fuse
  • ionate
  • calcify
  • iodinate

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. cross

noun. ['ˈkrɔs'] a marking that consists of lines that cross each other.

Synonyms

  • crisscross
  • mark

Antonyms

  • prevent
  • failing
  • stay

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. cross

verb. ['ˈkrɔs'] fold so as to resemble a cross.

Synonyms

  • turn up
  • fold up

Antonyms

  • unfold
  • unconnectedness
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • cross (Middle English (1100-1500))
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