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synonyms for crisscross

  • cross
  • interlaced
  • intersecting
  • interwoven
  • woven
  • intertwined
  • conflicting
See also synonyms for: crisscrosses
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How to use crisscross in a sentence

As he crisscrossed the nation in the early 1960s raising money and attention for the Southern movement, King joined Northern struggles against school and housing segregation, job discrimination and police brutality.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.’S CHALLENGE TO LIBERAL ALLIES — AND WHY IT RESONATES TODAYJEANNE THEOHARISFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Whether I’m wearing it on its own or under a wetsuit, the snug fit and crisscross straps ensure it stays put without sacrificing style.
THE SURF GEAR I RELY ON FROM WOMEN-OWNED COMPANIESREBECCA PARSONSJANUARY 30, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Macron’s infection shows how exceedingly complicated it is to contain the second wave in Europe, a region of some 450 million people, many of whom crisscross borders easily, conducting extensive international business.
FRANCE’S MACRON TESTS POSITIVE, AND NOW EUROPE IS SCRAMBLING TO PUT THE LID ON A POTENTIAL COVID CLUSTERVIVIENNE WALTDECEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
Giuliani has been crisscrossing the country attending informal hearings held by sympathetic lawmakers in the hope of making the sort of splash on the local scene that he has failed to make nationally.
GIULIANI BOASTS ABOUT FINALLY PROVIDING EVIDENCE OF FRAUD (WHICH DOESN’T APPEAR TO BE EVIDENCE OF FRAUD)PHILIP BUMPDECEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Each subject had a list of people I should interview, and I would crisscross the country to interview those folks.
TO LIVE & DIE HERMAN CAINEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 1, 2020OZY
The peach tart was a form of pie with golden-looking sauce peeping up between crisscross strips of rich puff paste.
MAID SALLYHARRIET A. CHEEVER
Great bands of cultivated areas crisscross the planet where the soil is of unusual fertility.
GIANTS ON THE EARTHSTERNER ST. PAUL MEEK
The old oak had been laid in a crisscross pattern, the best support possible in the days when the vaults had been made.
RALESTONE LUCKANDRE NORTON
Lakeville had practiced its deceptive forward crisscross at least one hundred times.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
Wisely, Sheffield called for the forward crisscross that had twice baffled Elkana.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
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WORDS RELATED TO CRISSCROSS

  • across
  • athwart
  • crisscross
  • crosswise
  • intersecting
  • transverse
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