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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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New Delhi/ Amritsar, March 29 (ANI): Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party and Communists cross swords over Varun Gandhi.
CORAL made Harbinger 7-4 to beat stablemate Workforce (2-5) after it was confirmed he will cross swords with the Derby winner in next month's Ascot's King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot.
CHELSEA v SPURS Today, kick-off 4pm, Live Sky Sports1 LEDLEY KING has known Ashley Cole since childhood and vows their long friendship won't be damaged when they cross swords in today's London derby.
Grand National winner Kildare Lark and Champion Hurdle hero Morell Warrior again cross swords in the Denman Hurdle.
But she could cross swords with Chancellor Gordon Brown as the Treasury faces calls to cap the bill at pounds 5billion.
SKIPPER David Beckham can't wait to cross swords with former Manchester United mate Dwight Yorke when England take on Trinidad and Tobago.
SIR - I would normally be very reluctant to cross swords with your veteran and informed correspondent Mr Steve DubA over Carmarthen matters, but his article on Carmarthen (December 31) concerning a new development that will involve the closure of one of the two cross-town routes was incorrect.
We will cross swords again, but as long as he shows me that enthusiasm, he and I will never have a lasting problem.
Along the way, they cross swords with a pigeon-breeding neo-Nazi playwright; a screamingly gay director with the worst possible taste in .
Another Leger winner, the 2000 victor Millenary, stands his ground and John Dunlop's charge looks set to cross swords again with Warrsan.