Cut and Cross


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Cut verb – To divide by passing through or across.
Usage example: a long mountain range virtually cuts that country in half

Cross is a synonym for cut in position topic. In some cases you can use "Cross" instead the word "Cut" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like intersect.
Nearby Words: cutting, cutter, cutout
Synonyms for Cut


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Cross verb – To divide by passing through or across.
Usage example: there's a light where that street crosses Main Street

Cut is a synonym for cross in position topic. Sometimes you can use "Cut" instead a verb "Cross", if it concerns topics such as intersect.
Nearby Words: crossing, crossed, crossbar, crosscut, crossover
Synonyms for Cross

How words are described

female female cut female cross
high high cut high cross
full full cut full cross
particular particular cut particular cross
Other adjectives: similar, brief, perfect, complete, regular, standard, original, rough, simple, small, actual, large, huge, little, few, odd, giant.

Common collocations

arm cut arm cross arm
line cut line cross line
path cut path cross path
way cut way cross way
Other nouns: bridge, times, lines.
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Cross or Cut. 2016. Accessed June 23, 2021.

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