Bedeutung von “crossfire” — Learner’s Dictionary

crossfire

noun us uk /ˈkrɒsfaɪər/

[ U ] bullets fired towards you from different directions:

Civilians died when a bus was caught in crossfire between government and rebel troops.
be caught in the crossfire

to be involved in a situation where people around you are arguing:

Several people were caught in the political crossfire.

(Definition von “crossfire” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)