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Synonyms for cross

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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

References in periodicals archive ?
In the manuscript, Hemingway crossed out "necessity" three times and replaced it with "the need" and crossed out "the need to talk" and replaced it with "the need to write" (IOT 134).
In the manuscript, by hand Hemingway added "now living" and crossed out "the pull of" before "the current," so that the emphasis is on what Nick feels as a fish tugs on the line: the fishing line is "now living" because the trout has taken the bait; the pull is now from the trout, not from the current.
In the paragraph that begins, "With the core of the reel visible," Hemingway crossed out three phrases in the original draft in the manuscript referring to his heart's shaking and pounding with excitement.
In the manuscript, as noted by Oldsey, Hemingway crossed out "We" by hand and changed "We" to "They" (219).