cross multiplied; cross multiplying; cross multiplies
Definition of cross multiply
: to clear an equation of fractions when each side consists of a fraction with a single denominator by multiplying the numerator of each side by the denominator of the other side and equating the two products obtained
Test Your Vocabulary
Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

 Which is the correct spelling?
Test your visual vocabulary with our 10question challenge!
TAKE THE QUIZA daily challenge for crossword fanatics.
TAKE THE QUIZLove words? Need even more definitions?
MerriamWebster unabridged
Share cross multiply
Time Traveler for cross multiply
The first known use of cross multiply was in 1951
See more words from the same year