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Definition of "crosstown" [crosstown]

  • Running, extending, or going across a city or town: a crosstown street; crosstown traffic. (adjective)
  • Across a city or town: traveling crosstown. (adverb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "crosstown" in a sentence
  • "The crosstown is a joke as is the civic center and nobody thinks it's funny anymore."
  • "Similar complaints have been made by Chicagoans, who have long waited for a "crosstown" public transit system."
  • "For LG, the challenge is to distinguish itself from companies such as crosstown rival Samsung, which began the transition to a high-value brand a decade ago."
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