There are 3 translations of cross in Spanish:

cross1

Pronunciation: /krɔːs; krɒs/

n

  • 1 1.1 [Relig] cruz (f) to make the sign of the cross hacer* la señal de la cruz (cross oneself) persignarse, hacerse* la señal de la cruz, santiguarse* papal/Latin/Greek cross cruz papal/latina/griega to bear one's cross cargar* con or llevar su ( or mi etc) cruz we all have our cross to bear todos cargamos con or llevamos nuestra cruz 1.2 (mark, sign) cruz (f) to make a cross hacer* una cruz 1.3 (medal) the Iron Cross la Cruz de Hierro
  • 3 [Sport] 3.1 (in soccer) pase (m) cruzado 3.2 (in boxing) cruzado (m), cross (m) right/left cross cruzado or cross de derecha/izquierda
  • 4 [Clothing] cut on the cross cortado al bies or al sesgo

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of cross in Spanish:

cross2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (go across) [road] cruzar*; [river/desert] cruzar*, atravesar* it crossed my/her/his mind that … se me/le ocurrió que …, me/le pasó por la cabeza que … 1.2 (lie across) [bridge/road/railway] cruzar*, atravesar*
  • 2 (put crosswise) [arms/legs] cruzar* to cross one's eyes ponerse* or (Méx tb) hacer* bizco, poner* los ojos bizcos we have a crossed line [Telec] se han cruzado las líneas, está ligado (Arg, Ven) to have one's lines o wires crossed [colloquial/familiar] those two seem to have their lines crossed parece que esos dos no hablan el mismo idioma I think maybe we've got our wires crossed me parece que no hablamos de lo mismo
  • 3 (put line through) to cross the t ponerle* el palito a la t
  • 5 (crossbreed) [plants/breeds] cruzar* to cross sth with sth cruzar* algo con algo
  • 6 (go against) [person] contrariar*; [plans] frustrar she doesn't like to be crossed no le gusta que la contraríen to be crossed in love [literario/literary] ser* desventurado en amores [literario/literary]
  • 7 [Sport] [ball] cruzar*, tirar cruzado

vi

  • 1.1 (walk across road) cruzar* to cross over (the road) cruzar* (la calle) before crossing look both ways antes de cruzar mire en ambos sentidos shall we cross over? ¿cruzamos? 1.2 (intersect) [paths/roads] cruzarse* 1.3 (pass one another) [letters] cruzarse*

v refl

Phrasal verbs

cross off

v + o + adv, v + adv + o, v + o + prep + o
[name/item] tachar she crossed it off the list lo tachó de la lista

cross out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[name/item] tachar

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 3 translations of cross in Spanish:

cross3

adj (-er, -est)

  • (esp BrE) enojado (esp AmL) , enfadado (esp Esp) they've been married 50 years and never a cross word! llevan casados 50 años y nunca se han levantado la voz to get cross enojarse (esp AmL) , enfadarse (esp Esp) it makes me cross me da rabia I'm so cross with myself for forgetting estoy furiosa conmigo misma por haberme olvidado to be cross about sth estar* enojado or (esp Esp) enfadado por algo

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.