Definition of noughts and crosses noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


noughts and crosses

BrE BrE//ˌnɔːts ən ˈkrɒsɪz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌnɔːts ən ˈkrɔːsɪz//
(British English) (North American English tic-tac-toe) [uncountable] Board games, Children's games
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a simple game in which two players take turns to write Os or Xs in a set of nine squares. The first player to complete a row of three Os or three Xs is the winner. See related entries: Board games, Children's games

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