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
In 2015, he was cited twice — once on Oct. 4 for failing to stop the train before entering a malfunctioning railroad crossing in Scituate, internal records show.
Work on Florida East Coast railroad crossings in Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Lake Worth, Lantana and West Palm Beach could be finished by the end of the month, officials said.
Most of the road has been widened or is in planning to be widened, but the plan involves an eventual bridge crossing of the Fox River.
The trip ends with a crossing of the North Pacific to Alaska followed by a trip down the west coast of North America to San Francisco.
Police said Tuesday that the 40-year-old man, who is of Kurdish origin, ran across the Kastanies crossing in northeastern Greece shortly before midnight for reasons that were not immediately clear.
Park officials say without a reliable wildlife crossing over the freeway, the small pocket of mountain lions there will lose genetic diversity to the point the population will eventually go extinct.
For years, migrants who survived the perilous crossing of the sea arrived by the hundreds of thousands on Italy's southern coasts.
Now that Europe has slammed its doors shut to migrants from Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Nigeria, just to name a few countries, many are attempting to enter the United States via a long, arduous journey that includes a treacherous jungle 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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