crossroads crossroads  /ˈkrɔs ˌroʊdz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a community of people smaller than a village
  2. (n) a crisis situation or point in time when a critical decision must be made
  3. (n) a point where a choice must be made

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Middle East is at a crossroads.
  2. Motorists and bus passengers were marooned in stores, juke joints, crossroads hamlets all over the storm area.

News

  1. Crossroads Christian School announces its 2013 graduates and honor students

    Author(s):  For The Madera Tribune Crossroads Christian School has announced its eighth grade graduates and honor students. Honor students are as follows: First grade — Nicholas McRee, Hunter Castiglione. High honors — Havah Badella, Noah Sanchez, Mattus Tune, Matthew Cunningham, Ethanael Solis, Manpreet Pabla and Samuel Price. Second grade — Omar Parker and Samantha Roberts. High honors ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Madera Tribune

  2. Crossroads at Big Creek: A different kind of 'flag' to see on Flag Day

    Thanks to the AMVETS, we fly the American flag outside the Collins Learning Center at Crossroads. And thanks to Breakfast Rotary, we also display Old Glory in our lecture hall. But on Flag Day, we celebrate with a hike to Big Creek in search of
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Door County Advocate

  3. Crossroads to take over Falkville ambulance service June 28

    Crossroads will become Falkville’s ambulance service provider on June 28, according to Mayor Bob Ramey.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Hartselle Enquirer

Quotes

  1. "I believe our nation is at a crossroads and I can no longer align myself with a party that continues to pursue legislation that is bad for our country, hurts our economy, and drives us further and further into debt," Griffith, 67, said at a...
    on Dec 22, 2009 By: Parker Griffith Source: CBS News (blog)

  2. "We are at the crossroads of hope and reality, and the time has come to address reality," said Snowe, who said the Iraqi government was guilty of "serial intransigence" when it came to trying to solve the country's political problems.
    on Jul 16, 2007 By: Olympia Snowe Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "He has shown what he can do as a general manager," Melnyk said via telephone at a news conference Monday. "We just thought if there's going to be a crossroads it's got to happen now and it has to happen prior to the draft."
    on Jun 17, 2006 By: Eugene Melnyk Source: 940 News

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