cross

Part of speech: noun

Crossness.

Part of speech: verb

To place or move across; traverse; intersect; cancel ( cross off or out); obstruct; contradict; irritate.

Part of speech: verb

To make the sign of the cross upon.

Part of speech: verb

To mix with a different variety.

Part of speech: adjective

Ill- tempered; peevish.

Part of speech: noun

An ancient instrument of torture and death, consisting of two crossed timbers, on which the condemned were fastened.

Part of speech: noun

The crucifixion of Christ; the Atonement.

Part of speech: noun

Something endured for Christ's sake; trial; tribulation.

Part of speech: noun

A mark resembling a cross.

Part of speech: noun

A mixing of breeds; an animal of mixed breed.

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Usage examples "cross":

  1. The latter took the papers and rose to cross to Chester. - "Blind Policy", George Manville Fenn.
  2. I'll forgive you only because it's impossible to go on being cross. - "A College Girl", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
  3. But if we want to make money for the Red Cross I wouldn't give anybody a ride for nothing. - "Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue and Their Shetland Pony", Laura Lee Hope.