Definitions

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  • adjective Of the form of a cross.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective shaped in the form of a cross

Etymologies

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Examples

  • You'll be glad to know I resisted the urge to buy the clerical shirts with the French-cut sleeves and cross-shaped cuff links.

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  • A large cross-shaped fire crackled in the center of the room and was attended by two boys who occasionally fed it from a stack of firewood near the door.

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  • A large cross-shaped fire crackled in the center of the room and was attended by two boys who occasionally fed it from a stack of firewood near the door.

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  • You'll be glad to know I resisted the urge to buy the clerical shirts with the French-cut sleeves and cross-shaped cuff links.

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  • She walked off her boat "Sunluver" wearing a white bathrobe, her face and lips swollen from the stings, and pulled up a sleeve to show a long cross-shaped welt on her right forearm.

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  • The earthquake knocked off the cross-shaped finial stones on three of the four pinnacles that jut out from the top of the tower.

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  • Despite the cross-shaped welts and scars, Ruth could still find moments and reasons and ways to simply be a nine-year-old girl.

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  •  Must have been up a long time — that funny cross-shaped space is darker than the rest of the paint.

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  • Basque cross, or "lauburu," * a symbol of prosperity, is to the Basque what the fleur-de-lys is to France, and though you won't find as many French streets "fleurdelisé," * when in Basque country you will see the cross-shaped lauburu partout!

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  • It took him nearly a month to finish his project, the cross-shaped cutouts to leave a holy mark, the verses etched in the handle, the stain and varnish, it really was a work of art.

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