noun (1)

Definition of crossbuck

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: an X-shaped highway warning sign at a highway-railroad intersection

cross buck

noun (2)

Definition of cross buck (Entry 2 of 2)

: an offensive play in football in which a back faking to receive the ball charges into the line of scrimmage diagonally across the path of the ball carrier

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History and Etymology for crossbuck

Noun (1)

cross entry 1 + buck (as in sawbuck)

Noun (2)

cross entry 3

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“Crossbuck.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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