Meaning of CROSSROADS in English

[noun] [C] [plural] crossroads - a place where two roads meet and cross each otherTurn left at the next crossroads.See picture: Roads(figurative) If someone or something is at a crossroads, they are at an important and uncertain stage in their lives or development.I feel I'm at a crossroads in my life, and I don't know whether to go back to Africa or not.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.