cross someone's mind

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?

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

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

mind play
  1. : recollection, memory

  2. : the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons

  3. : the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organism

  1. : remind

  2. : remember

  3. : to attend to closely


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