Meaning of cross-country
Pronunciation: (adj.krôs'kun"trē, kros'-n.krôs'kun'trē, -kun"-, kros'-), [key]
— adj., n., pl. tries.
- directed or proceeding over fields, through woods, etc., rather than on a road or path: a cross-country race.
- from one end of the country to the other: a cross-country flight.
- a cross-country sport or race.