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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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1976, Joyal and Scherrer 1978, Crossly and Gilbert 1983, Monthey 1984, Leptich and Gilbert 1989, Thompson et al.
Just put that down and go," replied Secondborn, crossly.
I am fed up with people telling me it's impossible to manufacture anything in the UK," says Theo, crossly, although why he's shouting at us I have no idea.
These groups crossly ignore the widespread changes that have been introduced into Muslim societies today.
In 1978, when her husband (by then an urban planner on the Faculty of the University) was appointed Visiting Scholar at Princeton University, Jo-Marie was awarded a Harry Crossly bursary and applied, as private scholar, for a similar position at Princeton, in order to research innovations in Latin teaching in the USA.
Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis (CF) [2] has evolved following the report in 1979 by Crossly et al.
Perhaps, when he was a little boy, his father had muttered crossly about finding the lire for another pair of football boots, or his mother cursed another set of muddy kit to wash and dry before the morning.
The original eight woman flyers recruited by Pauline Gowers were: Joan Hughes, Winifred Crossly, Margaret Unison, Mona Fried Lander, Rosemary Rees, Marion Wilberforce, the Hon Mrs.
Shortly thereafter we are brought backstage at their London concert where front woman Natalie Maines and siblings Emily Robison and Martie Maguire stare crossly at the television screen as President Bush formally announces his decision to invade Iraq.
Atkins, assisted by the only trained lawyer in the colony, ex-convict George Crossly (transported for perjury, and despised by the Corps' officers), commenced work at Government House on a Memorial to Bligh, concerning the actions of the six officers.