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Definitions of traverse:

part of speech: past tense, past participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To cross: to pass over: to survey: ( law) to deny what an opponent has alleged.

part of speech: verb intransitive

( fencing) To oppose a movement: to direct a gun to the right or left of its position.

part of speech: noun

A crosspiece; something placed across something else; a passage across.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb transitive

To lay or place crosswise; to thwart or cross in opposition; to cross in traveling.

part of speech: adjective

Turned or lying across: denoting a method of cross- sailing.

part of speech: adjective

Lying or being across.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb intransitive

To turn, as on a pivot; to walk or move across.

part of speech: adverb

Athwart or crosswise.

part of speech: noun

Anything laid or built across: something that crosses or obstructs: a turn: ( law) a plea containing a denial of some fact alleged by an opponent: a work for protection from the fire of an enemy.

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