cross someone's mind

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Definition of cross someone's mind

: to come into someone's mind : to be thought of by someone Losing never crossed her mind. Did it ever cross your mind that I could be right?

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“Cross someone's mind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross%20someone%27s%20mind. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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