cross (v.) 4
cross the path of, intercept, encounter
1H4 V.iii.2 [Blunt to Douglas] What is thy name that in the battle thus / Thou crossest me?
Ham I.i.127 [Horatio to Barnardo and Marcellus, on seeing the Ghost] I'll cross it, though it blast me
TNK IV.i.100 [Wooer to all, of the Gaoler's Daughter] Three or four / I saw from far off cross her
TNK IV.ii.40 [Emilia alone, of Palamon's eyes] what young maid dare cross 'em? [ >> sense 2 for an alternative reading]

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