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Definition of Crossing

Crossing

  1. of Cross
  2. The act by which anything is crossed; as, the crossing of the ocean.
  3. The act of making the sign of the cross.
  4. The act of interbreeding; a mixing of breeds.
  5. Intersection, as of two paths or roads.
  6. A place where anything (as a stream) is crossed; a paved walk across a street.
  7. Contradiction; thwarting; obstruction.

Crossing Quotations

A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.
Groucho Marx

There is the intent of the writer and the interpretation by the artist. What the writer intended and what the artist interprets is not a 1-to-1 translation. It's a crossing of ideas that generates the stories that you see in print.
Jim Lee

What I think a lot of great marathon runners do is envision crossing that finish line. Visualization is critical. But for me, I set a lot of little goals along the way to get my mind off that overwhelming goal of 26.2 miles. I know I've got to get to 5, and 12, and 16, and then I celebrate those little victories along the way.
Bill Rancic

My own great-grandfather suffered so much from asthma that he had to walk a mile or two behind the covered wagons crossing the plains to avoid the dust. However, he always arrived at his destination and did his share of the work.
Joseph B. Wirthlin

When I was crossing the border into Canada, they asked if I had any firearms with me. I said, 'Well, what do you need?'
Steven Wright
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Crossing Translations

crossing in Italian is crociata
crossing in Latin is transitus
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