cross oneself


  • WordNet 3.6
    • v cross oneself make the sign of the cross; in the Catholic religion
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In literature:

But as soon as the doorway was crossed one found oneself in a vast quadrangular court bordered by arcades.
"Salammbo" by Gustave Flaubert
And the best watchman is oneself; and the best method of self-examination is by the Cross.
"Our Lady Saint Mary" by J. G. H. Barry
Signer Carlo, and do not utter such unchristian words, enough to make one cross and bless oneself!
"Four Phases of Love" by Paul Heyse