Definitions starting with A

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acrost, crost

[cf. OED cross prep. →1821 and US dial. (a)crost idem ADD] prep. across: 1966 Lay acrost the bed (Crowley 87). A thought flash crost my mind (ibid 138). (Eleu.)

Tags: preposition

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Last update: 2011-10-16 18:07
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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