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cross

(Disagree with), verb act in opposition to, argue, be opposed to, collide, conflict with, confront, confute, contest, contradict, contravene, controvert, debate, defy, dispute, gainsay, homini obsistere, make a stand against, neutralize, oppose, protest, refuse to conform, refute, repudiate, resist, run counter to, speak against, take exceppion, traverse
Associated concepts: cross action, cross-claim, cross-complaint, cross-demand, cross-examination, cross libels, cross section, crosswalk

cross

(Intersect), verb bisect, braid, crisscross, cut across, divide, go across, halve, intercross, interrupt, intersect, lie across, move across, section, segment, separate, split, traverse
See also: advance, annoy, antagonize, bitter, conflict, confront, contentious, contravene, counter, counteract, countervail, discompose, disobey, fight, fractious, froward, harrow, inimical, interfere, intertwine, oppose, oppugn, pass, perambulate, perverse, petulant, plague, querulous, resist, stress, thwart, traverse

CROSS. contracts. A mark made by persons who are unable to write, instead of their names.
     2. When properly attested, and proved to have been made by the party whose name is written with the mark, it is generally admitted as evidence of the party's signature.

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Two hostages died, but 19 hostages were set free, though two were injured in cross-fire.
When the Iraq War began the conservationist author could only think of the Baghdad Zoo, located in the cross-fire of events.
Miss Pniewska, 26, was caught in the cross-fire while two teenagers in hoodies fired at each other across a car park in New Cross, south London.
He then returned under cross-fire to collect dhoolies and carry off the wounded.
But, just moments after stepping off the plane, it was hit by cross-fire and exploded into flames as Tamil Tigers attacked the airport, leaving 20 people dead.
Oasis is a valuable brand and management's challenge is to keep it out of the discounting cross-fire which has affected the middle market,' said Mr Rowan Morgan, retail analyst at Teather & Greenwood.