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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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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.
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Feijoo was 15 and Madrigal 12 when the two Boston Ballet principals crossed paths in the halls of Cuba's National Ballet School.
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Opening the division is a convincing argument in favor of the Florentine's having crossed paths with the Portuguese virtuoso Francisco de Holanda, which is followed by a demonstration of the influence exerted on de' Rossi by the art of Giulio Romano.
Cedarlane Organic Whole Wheat Flour Tortillas have never crossed paths with even a spoonful of refined white flour (or partially hydrogenated oil).
Many different African ethnic groups crossed paths on the island of Hispanola (known now as Haiti and the Dominican Republic) when brought there as slaves by the French centuries ago.