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Synonyms for traverse
trəˈvɜrs, ˈtræv ərs; ˈtræv ərs, trəˈvɜrs

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  1. trave, traverse, crossbeam, crosspiece(noun)

    a horizontal beam that extends across something

    traversal, trave, transom, crossbeam, crosspiece

  2. transom, traverse(noun)

    a horizontal crosspiece across a window or separating a door from a window over it

    traversal, fanlight, transom, crosspiece, crossbeam, transom window, trave

  3. traversal, traverse(noun)

    taking a zigzag path on skis

    traversal, trave, transom, crossbeam, crosspiece

  4. traversal, traverse(verb)

    travel across

    traversal, trave, transom, crossbeam, crosspiece

  5. traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across(verb)

    travel across or pass over

    "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"

    pass across, sweep, chase after, overcompensate, handle, cut through, deal, shroud, continue, come home, span, comprehend, embrace, hybridize, interbreed, encompass, cut across, address, give chase, get over, spoil, get well, surmount, go after, crosscut, pass through, plow, skip over, intersect, put over, tail, insure, brood, foil, penetrate, tag, master, trail, get through, click, report, transit, wipe, hide, frustrate, sink in, scotch, bounce back, overcome, compensate, cross, breed, underwrite, chase, move through, subdue, baffle, pass over, spread over, enshroud, jump, overlay, skip, overfly, track, cover, extend, wrap up, cover up, deny, incubate, crossbreed, dawn, thwart, bilk, get across, treat, hybridise, dog, hatch, fall into place

  6. cross, traverse, span, sweep(verb)

    to cover or extend over an area or time period

    "Rivers traverse the valley floor", "The parking lot spans 3 acres"; "The novel spans three centuries"

    sail, cut through, get over, scotch, swing out, frustrate, spoil, cut across, foil, drag, sweep up, span, hybridize, brush, thwart, tangle, crossbreed, baffle, sweep, intersect, broom, pass over, swing, drag in, cover, cross, hybridise, get across, deny, embroil, bilk, track, interbreed

  7. traverse, deny(verb)

    deny formally (an allegation of fact by the opposing party) in a legal suit

    cover, cut across, refuse, cross, sweep, span, deny, get over, cut through, get across, track, pass over, abnegate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. traverse

    cross, thwart, obstruct, survey, explore

    pass, omit, sanction, permit, overlook, disregard, elude, avoid, pretermit

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. traverse(v. a.)


  2. traverse(v. a.)

    thwart, obstruct

  3. traverse(v. a.)

    pass, travel over, wander over

  4. traverse(v. a.)

    (Law.) deny

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    crosses, cross

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