Dictionary.com

crossed

[ krawst, krost ]
/ krɔst, krɒst /
Save This Word!

adjective Mathematics.
(of partial derivatives) mixed, especially of order two.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!
Apostrophes can be tricky; prove you know the difference between "it’s" and "its" in this crafty quiz!
Question 1 of 8
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.

Origin of crossed

OTHER WORDS FROM crossed

well-crossed, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use crossed in a sentence

FEEDBACK