/ ˈkrɒsrəʊdz; NAmE ˈkrɔːsroʊdz/ noun
( pl. cross·roads ) a place where two roads meet and cross each other :
At the next crossroads, turn right.
( figurative )
He has reached a career crossroads (= he must decide which way to go next in his career) .
—see also intersection , junction
- at a / the crossroads