Definitions for: Crossbones

[n] two crossed bones (or a representation of two crossed bones) used as a symbol danger or death

Webster (1913) Definition: Cross"bones` (-b[=o]nz`), n. pl.
A representation of two of the leg bones or arm bones of a
skeleton, laid crosswise, often surmounted with a skull, and
serving as a symbol of death.

Crossbones, scythes, hourglasses, and other lugubrios
emblems of mortality. --Hawthorne.

See Also: symbol, symbolic representation, symbolisation, symbolization

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