Cross Synonyms and Antonyms

krôs, krŏs

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Synonyms for Cross

Ill-tempered
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Religious symbol, especially of Christianity
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To extend across; cross:
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A Latin cross set on three steps.
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Peevish; petulant; cross
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To lie across
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A plain, right-angled cross having the vertical bar longer
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Something that is a mixture or combination of elements:
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(Rugby) To score a try
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(Intransitive) To be tolerated as a substitute for something else, to "do".
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(Biochemistry) to combine complementary subunits of multiple biological macromolecules
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Alternative spelling of bad-tempered.
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Marked by or inclined to anger or bad feelings; disagreeable:
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Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
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The act or process of testing, trying, or putting to the proof:
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An instance of this; unlucky accident; mishap; mischance
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Short for hybrid vehicle (especially a car), one that runs on both fuel (gasoline/diesel) and electricity (battery or energy from the sun).
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To pass over
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To pass over
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To fly over (something).
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To cross (a body of water) at a ford.
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To pass over
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To pass above something, as when flying or moving on a higher road.
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To measure, esp. by the hand with the thumb and little finger extended
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Crossing one another
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To pass over
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To cut into or between; to cut or cross mutually; to divide into parts.
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To lie across
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To lie across
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(Geometry) To divide an angle, line segment, or other figure into two equal parts.
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(Intransitive) Of two or more entities, to approach each other; to get closer and closer.
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To deprive of purity by mixture; to contaminate.
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To breed or reproduce within a heterogenous community, the products of which produce hybrids.
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To remove from a document or record:
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To go about making political speeches.
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Surly and peevish; cranky.
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Having a bad temper; irritable.
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The symbol for the Roman numeral 10.
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To come together; to meet.
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To undergo (cause to undergo) cross-fertilization.
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To cross back over one another
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To combine or mix (different substances) so that the constituent parts are indistinguishable from one another:
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A responsibility or duty:
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To move across magnetic heads. Used of magnetic tape.
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Transit is defined as to pass through or to reverse direction.
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To cut using a crosscut saw.
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To remove or invalidate by or as if by running a line through or wiping clean.
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To obliterate, as writing with ink; to cancel; to efface; generally with out.
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(Printing) To delete or omit
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To efface is defined as to make yourself inconspicuous or hidden from attention, or to erase something or consciously forget something.
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(Baseball) To remove a runner from the bases via a double play or pick off play
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To erase or strike out.
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To remove completely, leaving no trace; to wipe out; to destroy.
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To apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
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(Sports) To withdraw (an entry) from a contest, specif. from a horse race
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To affect by a sudden impression or impulse.
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Undo is defined as to release, reverse or put an end to.
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To spread or apply by or as if by wiping:
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To make an office, position, place, etc. vacant
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To confuse so as to keep from understanding or solving; puzzle; confound
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(Archaic) To miss or let slip by
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Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
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(Chess) To put the king of an opponent into checkmate.
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To foil is defined as to keep something from happening.
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To cause feelings of discouragement, annoyance, or lack of fulfillment in:
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To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
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To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
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Hard to understand because intricate or complicated
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Unable to relax; fidgety or restless
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Irritable; easily upset; angry; tending to complain. [From 1895]
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Characterized by or resulting from anger.
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The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
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Showing ill humor or impatience, as a glance or remark
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Snappish:
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The definition of surly is someone who is bad-tempered, or something that is threatening such as poor weather.
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Bad-tempered; snappish
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Grouchy; ill-tempered.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Afflicted with nausea or vomiting; queasy
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A swastika, especially one with the arms bent in an anticlockwise direction.
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To cross or become crossed so as to form an X; intersect.
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Irritable and curt:
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Cross-shaped
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An ornamental or symbolic sculptural representation of Christ on a cross, often worn as a pendant or displayed in a Christian church.
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An old unit of land measure usually equal to14 acre (40 square rods)
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Easily startled
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Not completely pure, tainted or adulterated.
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A cross formed by two bars of equal length crossing in the middle at right angles to each other.
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Religious symbol, especially of Christianity
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(Gymnastics) A position on the rings where the gymnast's body is horizontal and straight, with arms to the side; a horizontal planche.
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(BDSM) An upright X-shaped frame to which a participant can be tied.
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A cross consisting of a vertical bar intersected by a shorter horizontal one above its midpoint, and again by another horizontal bar half the length of the first, intersecting the vertical bar midway between the larger horizontal bar and the top of the vertical bar: ☨
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To make (an estate, for example) void; annul.
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Difficult to handle:
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Slightly sour; sub-acid; sourish.
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(Not comparable) Opposite; confronting.
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(Botany) Characterized by allogamy.
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The definition of captious is a statement made for the purpose of creating an argument, or fond of finding the mistakes of others.
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(--- Archaic) Having choler as the dominant humor in terms of medieval physiology.
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Stingy or mean
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Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
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(Music) Moving in the opposite direction at a fixed interval:
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Vital to the resolution of a crisis or the determination of an outcome:
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Overlapping or crossing, as the wings of some insects when at rest.
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Having, resembling, or being a crust:
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Believing or showing the belief that people are motivated chiefly by base or selfish concerns; skeptical of the motives of others:
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The definition of fractious is someone who is bad tempered, or someone or something that is difficult to control.
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Spiteful; nasty:
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Not affable; reserved in social intercourse.
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Inverted; reversed in order or relation; directly opposite
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Sullenly melancholy; gloomy.
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The definition of perverse is deliberately behaving badly or improperly, despite knowing that your actions are likely to have bad consequences.
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Of the quadrivium
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Not amiable; not likable; having a tendency to be disliked.
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Of or pertaining to a vixen; resembling a vixen.
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The process of cross-fertilizing; cross-fertilization
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A crossroads.
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(Genetics, cytology) The contact point between the two chromatids of a chromosome during meiosis.
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(Heraldry) A cross having each arm terminating in three rounded lobes, forming a sort of trefoil.
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One who crucifies.
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A crossing or intersection of lines etc. so as to form an X-shape.
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A figure made by four capital gammas radiating from a center; esp., a swastika
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A device used for hanging a person until dead; a gallows.
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(Set theory) The set containing all the elements that are common to two or more sets.
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In the Middle Ages, the higher division of the seven liberal arts, consisting of arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, and music
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(Heraldry) A bearing like a Saint Andrew's cross, formed by a bend and a bend sinister crossing
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(Nautical) The flat or nearly flat stern of a boat or ship.
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(Botany) The transfer of pollen from the anthers of one plant to the stigma of another; cross-pollination.
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Simple past tense and past participle of annoy
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To violate the confidence of, by disclosing a secret, or that which one is bound in honor not to make known.
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(Rare) To emblematize
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To make difficult to accomplish; to frustrate, act as obstacle.
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To add a small amount of a substance to (something to be ingested), as to render it flavorful, potent, toxic, etc.
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(Now colloquial US) To madden, to anger, to frustrate.
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To navigate is to plan your course or to steer, guide or move through something.
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To engage by written contract; sign on
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Easily upset; given to bouts of ill temper:
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Running or lying across; transverse; as, a transversal line.
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(Archaic) Athwart; from side to side; across.
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(Chemistry) The linear combination of atomic orbitals in a molecule to form hybrid orbitals.
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Alternative form of hybridization.
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(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
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Breeding within a narrow range of individuals
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(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
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A written or printed symbol used for punctuation; a punctuation mark.
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A spiny starfish (Acanthaster planci) of the Pacific and Indian Oceans that feeds on coral polyps.
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(UK) Alternative spelling of hybridize.
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To be enough money for.
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(Idiomatic) To overcome
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(Intransitive) To cross; to move from one side (of something) to the other, literally or figuratively.
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travel across or pass over
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To reevaluate or reinterpret a work with an eye to sexual orientation and/or to gender, as by applying queer theory.
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To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
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To prevent (something) from being successful.
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To get away without paying (a debt, etc.)
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To extend gracefully, especially in a long curve:
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Resembling a cross.
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Bearing a cross.
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To intermix in racial or ethnic character
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An animal born to a male lion and a tigress.
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A Russian martial art and combat sport.
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The hybrid offspring of a male tiger and a female lion.
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Crossbred
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A Latin cross having a wheel-like circle around the intersection of the bars
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Religious symbol, especially of Christianity
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A Latin cross having two horizontal bars, of which the upper is the shorter.
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Antonyms for Cross

Experiencing the effect of favourable fortune; having the feeling arising from the consciousness of well-being or of enjoyment; enjoying good of any kind, as peace, tranquillity, comfort; contented; joyous.
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Willing; ready
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Endowed with life; full of life or spirit; indicating animation; lively; vigorous.
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Merry; lively.
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(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
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To provide assistance, support, or relief to:
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(Sports) To make a pass that leads directly towards scoring.
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The definition of abet means to support or help with an action, usually an illegal one.
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(Informal) To separate the components of a mixture.
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(Archaic) To divide into shares or portions.
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To place in different groups; sort:
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(Nautical) To tack; put on the other tack.
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To endure or persist:
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To change back from a crossed position
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Words Related to Cross

Capable of being irritated.
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Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
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(Chiefly New England & Midland US) Inflamed and painful:
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Including scholarly commentary and interpretation:
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The condition or quality of being difficult:
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The condition of being mixed:
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To give out or apportion among a number:
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(Music) To combine several tracks.
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Heavy is defined as a somber role or the role of a villain in theatre or is slang for an influential person.
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The period of time during which this takes place
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To be disposed of by sale:
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To remain in the same place or position; stay
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To acknowledge; to accept as true; to concede; to accede to an opinion.
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Having or showing a bad temper
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