crosstown


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cross·town

or cross-town  (krôs′toun′, krŏs′-)
adj.
Running, extending, or going across a city or town: a crosstown street; crosstown traffic.
adv.
Across a city or town: traveling crosstown.

cross•town

(ˈkrɔsˌtaʊn, ˈkrɒs-)

adj.
1. extending or traveling across to the opposite side of a town or city: a crosstown bus.
adv.
2. across a town or city: to hurry crosstown.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.crosstown - going or extending across a town or city; "the crosstown bus"; "crosstown traffic"
crossed - placed crosswise; "spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"; "crossed forks"; "seated with arms across"
Adv.1.crosstown - across a town or city; "he traveled crosstown"
References in classic literature ?
But within that minute a crosstown car had stopped directly in front of the cab.
Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (ECLRT), commonly referred to as Crosstown, is a 19km light rail transit (LRT) line being constructed from Kennedy Station to Mount Dennis (Weston Road) in Toronto, Canada.
A rare commissary space in the Bronx is being offered under a triple net lease by Crosstown Realty.
TORONTO, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Crosslinx Transit Solutions (CTS)- a consortium made up of EllisDon, ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon, and SNC-Lavalin- has just achieved financial close on the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, after having been selected as the preferred proponent in early June by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx to design, build, finance, and maintain the project.
Iranian-born Sami Yusuf's new single was produced by local musician and producer Jon Lawton, who runs Crosstown Studios in Liverpool.
Founder of dance label Crosstown Rebels, the producer-DJ put it down to bad luck when his first distributor collapsed just days after he'd shipped his first EoACA 12 inch Supreme Bachelors.
The crosstown rivals have played seven times this season, and every game has been decided by one goal.
Visitors to this year's Frankfurt Motor Show will see the world premiere of the smart crosstown car.
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Since the league schools are located in Northern Portland, the scheduling is mainly crosstown.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Catalog Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of Golden Gate Capital, today announced that its Orchard Brands Division completed the acquisition of Crosstown Traders, a division of Charming Shoppes Inc.