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cross
krɔːs
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Annoyed and irritable.
  2. Extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis.
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids.
  2. An organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock; especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species.
  3. A wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece.
  4. A marking that consists of lines that cross each other.
  5. Any affliction that causes great suffering.
  6. A representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry.
(动) As a verb
  1. Breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties.
  2. Trace a line through or across.
  3. Travel across or pass over.
  4. Meet and pass.
  5. Fold so as to resemble a cross.
  6. Meet at a point.
  7. Hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of.
  8. To cover or extend over an area or time period.
Hyphenationcross
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Matching Results
十字形shízì xíngcruciform; cross shape
交叉jiāochāto cross; to intersect; to overlap
越过yuèguòto cross over; to transcend; to cover distance; to overcome; to rise above
穿过chuānguòto pass through
相交xiāngjiāoto cross over (e.g. traffic); to intersect; to make friends
十字架shízì jiàcross; crucifix; yoke one has to endure
cháto cross; be stuck
横断héngduànto cross (a road, an ocean etc); to cut across
横渡héngdùto cross (a body of water)
横穿héngchuānto cross; to traverse
横越héngyuèto cross; to pass over; to traverse; trans-
穿马路chuān mǎlùto cross (a street)
翻越fānyuèto cross; to surmount; to transcend
远涉yuǎnshèto cross (the wide ocean)
跨采服务kuà cǎi fúwùto cross
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