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Meaning of “crossroads” - Learner’s Dictionary

crossroads

noun [C]     /ˈkrɒsrəʊdz/ ( plural crossroads)
ROAD
B2 a place where two roads cross each otherRoad junctions
DECISION
a time when you have to make an important decision that will affect your future life: I felt I was at a crossroads in my life.Turning points and deciding moments
Translations of “crossroads”
in Korean 교차로…
in Arabic تَقاطُع…
in Portuguese cruzamento…
in Catalan cruïlla…
in Japanese 交差点…
in Italian incrocio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十字路口…
in Russian перекресток, распутье, перепутье…
in Turkish kavşak, dönüm noktası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十字路口…
in Polish skrzyżowanie (dróg), decydujący moment…
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