Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSS-ROADS

How, Mr. Tilden, how far is it to the cross-roads where the mail-carrier says he was robbed?

Wasn't it one of them Cross-Roads devils that knocked his hat off?

I'm carrying orders to Fisher's battery, down here by the cross-roads.

Northward he would have to pass the mill and blacksmith's shop at the cross-roads.

The house does not stand at any cross-roads, and the place is as flowerless as it is possible to be!

Guides were at fault, cross-roads directions most uncertain.

The head of the column turned east, and came shortly to a cross-roads.

By the cross-roads the three figures separated, going in different directions.

Each virtue stands like a golden statue in the centre of a cross-roads.

The following is the system on which the cross-roads are made.