5 Letters
4 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use cross as a noun, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
About Cross
A 1 syllables noun and 5 letters with the letters c, o, r, and s, 4 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter o. Cross starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters c, cr, cro, cros, and the ending characters are s, ss, oss, ross, . Cross is also a double consonant (ss) word. View the double consonant words list.
Definition
Marking consisting of crossing lines
Origin/Roots
Middle English
School Grade
Cross is set as a grade one word that starts with c, ends with s, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 5 letters.
Scrabble
Is cross a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Cross in Pig Latin is said as "osscray or osscrway".
Unigram
c | r | o | s | s
Bigram
cr | ro | os | ss
Trigram
cro | ros | oss
Quadrigram
cros | ross
Word Gram
Noun Examples
marking consisting of crossing lines
any affliction that causes great suffering;
"that is his cross to bear";
"he bears his afflictions like a crown of thorns"
an organism that is the offspring of genetically dissimilar parents or stock;
especially offspring produced by breeding plants or animals of different varieties or breeds or species;
"a mule is a cross between a horse and a donkey"
a cross as an emblem of Christianity;
used in heraldry
a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece
(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids
Verb Examples
breed animals or plants using parents of different races and varieties;
"cross a horse and a donkey";
"Mendel tried crossbreeding";
"these species do not interbreed"
trace a line through or across;
"cross your `t'"
travel across or pass over;
"The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"
meet and pass;
"the trains crossed"
fold so as to resemble a cross;
"she crossed her legs"
meet at a point
hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of;
"What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge";
"foil your opponent"
to cover or extend over an area or time period;
"Rivers traverse the valley floor", "The parking lot spans 3 acres";
"The novel spans three centuries"
Adjective Satellite Examples
perversely irritable

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Cross"

There are 136 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to cross.

SynonymDefinition
Acrossplaced crosswise
"spoken with a straight face but crossed fingers"
"crossed forks"
"seated with arms across"
Across The Grain
Adamstreet names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Ankh
Aslanthaving an oblique or slanted direction
Athwartat an oblique angle
"the sun shone aslant into his face"
Athwartships
Avellan Cross
Barthe act of preventing
"there was no bar against leaving"
"money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
Calvary Cross

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Anagrams

There are 1 anagrams from cross.

Anagram Definition
Crossmarking consisting of crossing lines

View English words with the unique letters used in cross. Words With The Letters Cors

Derives

Cross derives from 5 words.

Word Definition
Crisscrossmarking consisting of crossing lines
Crossmarking consisting of crossing lines
Marksomething that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
"the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"
"scored a bull''s eye"
"hit the mark"
"the president''s speech was a home run"
Nockmake small marks into the surface of
"score the clay before firing it"
Scorea slight surface cut (especially a notch that is made to keep a tally)

Hypernyms

Cross has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Markingthe act of making a visible mark on a surface

Names With The Word "Cross"

1 names are spelled with cross.

NameMaleFemale
CrossYesYes

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Negative FeelingsDescribe crossA word list of negative feeling words and the best English words to describe negative emotions. Emotional negative words... read more

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word cross.

Is cross a scrabble word or can you use cross in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 130708 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 95794 games. This 5 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 60 ways. What other words can be made with the letters c, o, r, and s? There's 28 with 7 letters or less with the letters c, o, r, and s. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Cross (5 letters) 7 8 cross
Succor (6 letters) 10 +3 13 +5 crocus
Succour (7 letters) 11 +4 15 +7 succour
Corvus (6 letters) 11 +4 14 +6 corvus
Castor (6 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 actors
Roccus (6 letters) 10 +3 13 +5 crocus
Ocyurus (7 letters) 12 +5 14 +6 ocyurus
Cursor (6 letters) 8 +1 10 +2 cursor
Surcoat (7 letters) 9 +2 11 +3 surcoat
Oscar (5 letters) 7 8 oscar
Scour (5 letters) 7 9 +1 orcus
Orcus (5 letters) 7 9 +1 orcus
Co Star (7 letters)
Caruso (6 letters) 8 +1 10 +2 acorus
Castro (6 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 actors
Crosby (6 letters) 13 +6 14 +6 crosby
Acorus (6 letters) 8 +1 10 +2 acorus
Succory (7 letters) 14 +7 16 +8 succory
Crocus (6 letters) 10 +3 13 +5 crocus
Boxcars (7 letters) 18 +11 20 +12 boxcars
Scours (6 letters) 8 +1 10 +2 corssu
Raucous (7 letters) 9 +2 12 +4 raucous
Cursory (7 letters) 12 +5 13 +5 cursory
Across (6 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 across
Actors (6 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 actors





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