cross the line love


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  • v. To cross the equator, as a vessel at sea.
  • v. To overstep a boundary, rule, or limit; to go too far or do something unacceptable.


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  • Lawrence Jerome made an excellent shot; while riding in an ambulance he killed a buffalo which attempted to cross the line of march.

    The Life of Hon William F Cody

  • Tusk-anini had learned that talking to children could let him cross the line from "monster" to "man," and become something to smile at.

    Phule me twice


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