Meaning of cross-stepping in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrɒ(s)stɛpɪŋ/


  • 1The action or process of making a cross-step; the crossing of one foot over another when stepping.

  • 2Surfing
    The action, process, or technique of walking on a longboard, especially up to the nose, by crossing one foot over the other.


Late 19th century; earliest use found in Course of Study Cook County Normal School. From either cross-step or cross-step + -ing.