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noun as in end zone

noun as in rung

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In stoppage time, Fabian Herbers’s header skimmed the top of the crossbar.

Havertz almost got it less than two minutes into the half, heading off the crossbar.

Tegan McGrady and Dorian Bailey took free kicks that hit the back post and crossbar, respectively.

Her technical work was quick and exciting, and she nearly broke the deadlock in the 88th minute with an angled effort that buzzed over the crossbar.

His shot from the high slot off a slick feed from Carr went off the crossbar and in.

The pastime consisted of riding on horseback and aiming a lance at one of the holes in the broad end of the crossbar.

A cord may be passed through the opening in the crossbar at the top and its lower end attached to the elements.

He pulled it back the length of the crossbar and it brought the string with it, stretching it taut.

He hadn't slept nigh so sound two months past, and the crossbar would soothe his slumbers.

His hands, grasping the lowest crossbar of them, were in such disproportionate proximity to the floor!


On this page you'll find 112 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crossbar, such as: batten, billet, boom, crosspiece, ingot, and lever.

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