cross-train

verb

cross-trained; cross-training; cross-trains

intransitive verb

: to engage in various sports or exercises especially for well-rounded health and muscular development

transitive verb

: to train (an employee) to do more than one specific job
cross-training noun

Word History

First Known Use

1958, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

Time Traveler
The first known use of cross-train was in 1958

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Cite this Entry

“Cross-train.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cross-train. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

Kids Definition

cross-train

verb
ˈkrȯs-ˌtrān
: to engage in various sports or exercises especially for well-rounded health and muscular development
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