Definition of “criss-cross” - Learner’s Dictionary

criss-cross

verb [ I, T ] uk us /ˈkrɪskrɒs/

If something criss-crosses an area, it crosses it several times in different directions:

[ often passive ] The forest is criss-crossed with paths and tracks.

(Definition of “criss-cross” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)