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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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Based on a true story, Crossed Paths takes the reader on a roller coaster journey to a turbulent time, when disco and punk rock battled for radio airplay while the nation was recovering from the Vietnam War and the Watergate scandal.
They crossed paths with civilians travelling in the opposite direction, back to the homes they abandoned weeks ago under Hezbollah rocket fire.
Clearly we are looking into the pool of people who crossed paths with the hijackers.
From Buckingham Palace garden parties to visits to Coventry Cathedral and even aboard a ship in the West Indies, many of you have crossed paths with Queen Elizabeth II.
7 NO DIRECTION HOME (MARTIN SCORSESE) The director and his subject--Bob Dylan--never crossed paths when they lived blocks from each other in the '60s, but their virtual meeting in this exquisitely edited documentary unleashes our collective cultural unconscious.
That is a 50-year history that includes black performers who crossed paths with or worked with Stepin Fetchit.
In several incidents that can only be described as incredibly awkward, papal pilgrims hiking in the nearby forests have crossed paths with nudist sex parties.
IML and IMD first crossed paths with injection molding in the area of structural-foam molding during the mid-1970s.
Feijoo was 15 and Madrigal 12 when the two Boston Ballet principals crossed paths in the halls of Cuba's National Ballet School.