- the place where roads intersect.
- a point at which a vital decision must be made.
- a main center of activity.
Examples from the Web for crossroads
The city served as a crossroads for African, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern cultures.
The Internet, ever becoming a greater part of the human experience, is at a crossroads, Dwyer argues in his book.How Four Upstarts Built and Crashed the Anti-Facebook|Jake Whitney|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Earlier in the year, according to conservative sources, Adelson gave close to $20 million to Crossroads GPS.
In 2010, for instance, the RJC sent a $4 million check to Crossroads GPS.
Bigger than ever, the sport is at a crossroads, teetering between reverence for its healing past and fear of a pain-filled future.A Millennium After Inventing the Game, the Iroquois Are Lacrosse’s New Superpower|Evin Demirel|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And so the thing was settled, and as soon as he could settle his affairs at Crossroads he was to go to Austin.Mistress Anne|Temple Bailey
Why, there are crossroads up in Sullivan County that would seem like the Tenderloin alongside of that place.Shorty McCabe|Sewell Ford
The face is a signboard showing which way the man or woman is traveling, which of life's crossroads they are on.Watch Yourself Go By|Al. G. Field
We had one right here at our crossroads over a hundred and thirty years old, and still turning out its hundred per cent.Kit of Greenacre Farm|Izola Forrester
After passing crossroads 561 you go about 150 yards without seeing the connecting file in rear of you.Military Instructors Manual|James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker