Synonyms of crossing

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1 a journey over water in a vessel
  • an uneventful crossing from the United States to Britain

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2 a place where roads meet
  • turn left at the next crossing and then stay on that road for two miles

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present participle of cross

Synonyms & Antonyms of crossing (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be unfaithful or disloyal to
  • people who cross the local mob boss usually are found floating in the river

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2 to divide by passing through or across
  • there's a light where that street crosses Main Street

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3 to make one's way through, across, or over
  • you may have to cross some woods on the way

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4 to enter the mind of
  • the idea did cross me that he might be pulling my leg

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The first known use of crossing was in 1575

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crossing (out)

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“Crossing.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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