cross off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycross off
he/she/itcrosses off
present participlecrossing off
past tensecrossed off
past participlecrossed off
  1. to draw a line through something on a list to show that you have dealt with it

    The children say their names, and you cross them off.

See also main entry: cross