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Another word for cross

  1. Something hard to bear physically or emotionally

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  1. To go across

      1. To convey property to an heir or heirs:
      2. To go through a trial, test, examination, or course of study successfully; satisfy given requirements or standards
      3. To pronounce; utter:
      1. (Film) To follow (a moving object or person) with a moving camera
      2. To run in the same (width) track
      3. (Educ.) To assign to a track
      1. (Astronomy) To make a transit across (a celestial body as perceived by an observer), as a planet passing between the sun and Earth.
      2. To revolve (the telescope of a transit) so as to reverse its direction
      3. To revolve (the telescope of a surveying transit) about its horizontal transverse axis in order to reverse its direction.
      1. To travel or pass across, over, or through:
      2. To turn (a gun, lathe, etc.) laterally; swivel
      3. To pass, move, or extend over, across, or through; cross
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  2. To pass through or over

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  3. To remove or invalidate by or as if by running a line through or wiping clean.

      1. To dry by soaking up the wet liquid, as with blotting paper
      2. To spot or stain, as with a discoloring substance:
      3. To render invisible or unreadable by marking; obliterate. Often used with out :
      1. To cross out with lines or other marks, as in deleting written matter or marking a check as used and cleared
      2. To neutralize one another; counterbalance:
      3. (Math.) To remove (a common factor from both terms of a fraction, equivalents of opposite sign or on opposite sides of an equation, etc.)
      1. To take out (a printed or written letter, word, etc.); cross out
      2. To remove from a document or record:
      3. To remove (a file, for example) from a hard drive or other storage medium.
      1. To rub or wipe out; erase:
      2. To become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor. Used of the cervix.
      3. (Medicine) To cause to become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor:
      1. To rub, scrape, or wipe out (esp. written or engraved letters); efface; expunge
      2. To remove (something written, for example) by rubbing, wiping, or scraping.
      3. To remove recorded material from (a magnetic tape or disk, for example):
      1. To eliminate completely; wipe out:
      2. To erase, delete, or strike out:
      3. To erase or remove completely; blot out or strike out; delete; cancel
      1. To blot out or wear away, leaving no traces; erase; efface
      2. (Medicine) To remove completely (a body organ or part), as by surgery, disease, or radiation.
      3. To remove or destroy completely so as to leave no trace.
      1. To move one's hand, a cloth, etc. over (a surface or object) with pressure and friction, in a circular or back-and-forth motion
      2. Figuratively, to be imparted, as through contact or influence
      3. To move (an object or objects) firmly along a surface, especially repeatedly:
      1. To mark, break, or cut the surface of slightly with something pointed or sharp
      2. (--- Slang) To cancel (a project or program, for example).
      3. To strike out or cancel (a word, for example) by or as if by drawing lines through.
      1. To penetrate or pierce (to, through, etc.)
      2. To form by stamping, printing, or punching:
      3. To produce or play by manipulating strings or keys:
      1. To come open or unfastened.
      2. To open (a parcel, door, etc.) by this means
      3. To open (a parcel, for example); unwrap.
      1. To subject to light rubbing or friction, as with a cloth or paper, in order to clean or dry.
      2. To form (a joint) in plumbing by spreading solder with a piece of cloth or leather.
      3. To rub, move, or pass (a cloth, for example) over a surface.
      1. To delete or cancel (written or printed matter) with or as with one or more X's
      2. To indicate (one's choice or answer) by or as by marking with an X
      3. To mark or sign with an X.
      1. To cease to hold (a job or position):
      2. To cause (an office, position, etc.) to be unfilled or unoccupied, as by resignation
      3. To leave (a house, room, etc.) uninhabited or untenanted; give up the occupancy of
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  4. To prevent from accomplishing a purpose

      1. To confuse so as to keep from understanding or solving; puzzle; confound
      2. To confuse or perplex, especially so as to frustrate or prevent from taking action:
      3. To check the interference of (low-frequency sound waves) in a radio, phonograph, etc. by the use of a baffle
      1. (--- Baseball) To make an illegal motion before pitching, allowing one or more base runners to advance one base.
      2. (Obs.) To make balks in (land)
      3. To check or thwart by or as if by an obstacle.
      1. (Chess) To place in checkmate
      2. To defeat completely; frustrate; thwart
      3. To move a piece placing (an opponent's king) under threat of being taken on the next move with no way of escape or defense possible.
      1. To bring to nothing; frustrate
      2. To be beyond the comprehension of; mystify:
      3. To make (an estate, for example) void; annul.
      1. To wrap (strands of hair) in pieces of foil in order to isolate them after bleach or color has been applied.
      2. To apply the FOIL algorithm to.
      3. (Hunting) To make (a scent, trail, etc.) confused, as by recrossing, in order to balk the pursuers
      1. To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
      2. To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
      3. To cause (someone) to feel the impatience, impotence, annoyance, anger, etc. commonly felt when desires or needs are not satisfied
      1. To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
      2. To block; impede
      3. To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump:
      1. To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
      2. To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
      3. To hinder, obstruct, frustrate, or defeat (a person, plans, etc.)
      1. (Cricket) To put (a batsman) out by striking a bail from the wicket with the ball while the batsman is out of his or her ground
      2. To travel about, making political speeches
      3. To go about making political speeches.
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  1. Having or showing a bad temper

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Another word for cross

  1. Religious symbol, especially of Christianity

  2. A tribulation

  3. A mixed offspring

      1. The offspring produced by crossing two individuals of unlike genetic constitution; specif., the offspring of two animals or plants of different races, varieties, species, etc.
      2. (Genetics) The offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock, especially the offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties, species, or races.
      3. Any automotive vehicle powered by an internal-combustion engine and another power-producing system, that is designed to save fuel; specif., such a vehicle with several large, rechargeable batteries used to help power a computer-controlled electric motor that is activated in specific situations to assist, or substitute for, the main engine
      1. Something that is a mixture or combination of elements:
      2. An animal or plant produced by the crossing of different breeds or varieties; esp., a dog of this kind
      3. An animal or plant resulting from various interbreedings, especially a dog of mixed or undetermined breed.
      1. An organism produced by mating of individuals of different varieties or breeds.
      2. An animal or a plant produced by breeding two animals or plants of different species or varieties; a hybrid.
      3. Hybrid
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  1. To pass over

  2. To lie across

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  3. To mix breeds

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