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Synonyms for cross

Synonyms for cross

Synonyms for cross

a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece

a marking that consists of lines that cross each other

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any affliction that causes great suffering

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(genetics) an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock

fold so as to resemble a cross

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to cover or extend over an area or time period

meet and pass

trace a line through or across

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breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties

extending or lying across

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I'M a Catholic and John Marchant a Protestant and we have on occasion crossed swords in these columns.
The creators of Roma Victor, an online community which meets and interacts in a 3D simulation of ancient Roman life, crossed swords at the Northumberland museum.
Single mother Lea, 35, clashed with Nikki after she voted for her to leave, and software developer Mikey, 22, also crossed swords with Richard, 33.
William famously crossed swords with the Earl when his uncle Edward's TV production company broke a media agreement and filmed him at university in St Andrews.
Sparks flew when he crossed swords with Dervla Kirwan's ambitious Crown Prosecutor Claire Maxwell.
Sean Connery also revealed this week that he'd personally crossed swords with Blair on the possibility of Devolution proving a first step to Scottish independence.
The Raiders' latest court battle involves suing the NFL over a claim the league ``watered down the commercial value of their pirate insignia and silver and black colors'' when it allowed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to use crossed swords in their logo and approved the colors of the new Carolina Panthers.
18pm) just failed to repel Shan Rica when the pair crossed swords in A5 grade last week, but Paul Garland's bitch is fancied to turn the tables at Walthamstow's Bags meeting today, writes Tony Bullen.
The pair have crossed swords many times and Campbell will have to be on his mettle to stop the Dutch ace.
FOR over 40 years the Rev Ian Paisley has crossed swords with successive Irish prime ministers, but never like this.
Although regular opponents in league and League Cup for the last few decades, this Saturday's game will be the first time Walsall and Shrewsbury have crossed swords in the FA Cup since that 1955 clash.
I know he and I regularly crossed swords on the Echo letters page and we disagreed passionately on certain issues but I don't think anyone who met him would ever be able to doubt his sincerity, energy and dedication to the issues surrounding care for the city's most vulnerable people.
Every time I've crossed swords with a school over a lack of consultation with parents, I was wrong, I was told.
The Heraldry Society of Scotland has helped Gen Powell with the design, which is the head of an American bald eagle and a shield with four stars and crossed swords.
The pair have crossed swords twice before in the Scottish Cup and Christie has come out on top on both occasions.