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crossroads

Pronunciation: /ˈkrɔːsrəʊdz; ˈkrɒsrəʊdz/

Translation of crossroads in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural crossroads)

  • cruce (masculine), encrucijada (feminine) [literary/literario] to be at a o the crossroads estar* en una encrucijada
    Example sentences
    • At the crossroads of a profound and complex political crisis, a new cabinet is finally formed.
    • Thus, without a word of dialogue or a note of music, he has conveyed the change that this woman is about to undergo at the crossroads of her life.
    • But then there was a time when he found himself at the crossroads - mainstream cinema was not accepting him and his versatility was not finding any creative route to expression.

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