cross oneself

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of cross oneself

:to make the sign of the cross on one's head and chest
  • I crossed myself as I entered the church.

Word by Word Definitions

cross play
  1. : a structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution

  2. : the cross on which Jesus was crucified

  3. : crucifixion

  1. : to lie or be situated across

  2. : intersect

  3. : to make the sign of the cross upon or over

  1. : lying across or athwart

  2. : moving across

  3. : running counter : opposite

  1. : across

  1. : not parallel : crisscross, crosswise

oneself play
  1. : a person's self : one's own self

  2. : one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self


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