Examples of crossing in a Sentence
Stop at the railroad crossing.
a crossing for ferry boats
the crossing of a mountain range
a weeklong crossing of the Atlantic Ocean
Recent Examples of crossing from the Web
On Saturday Syrian troops hoisted national flags at the border crossing point three years after losing it to rebels.
Work on a railroad crossing in Chicago Ridge will result in a section of Ridgeland Avenue being closed to traffic starting Wednesday, according to Metra.
On Saturday Syrian troops hoisted national flags at the border crossing point, three years after losing it to rebels.
So without knowing what to do, the 21-year-old woman walked between the passenger cars making their way north through the crossing in Nogales.
Victoria Burgess was about 24 hours into her crossing of the Florida Straits.
Syrian government forces have been on the offensive in eastern parts of Daraa province for the past five days in an operation that aims to reach a main border crossing point with Jordan.
The Gary Port Authority and the redevelopment commission may work together to secure a state grant to try and ease congestion caused by dozens of rail crossings in the city.
Lee Gelernt, the deputy director of the American Civil Liberties Union's Immigrants’ Rights Project, told BuzzFeed News that one of his clients was only detained for a few days following her border crossing.
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CROSSING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of crossing for English Language Learners
: a place where two things (such as a street and a railroad track) cross each other
: a place where you can cross a street, stream, etc.
: the act of going across something
CROSSING Defined for Kids
Definition of crossing for Students
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