To cross paths means to meet someone by chance and not by choice.
To encounter someone, especially unexpectedly.
To be brought together.
1. The last time I crossed paths with Jillian, we got into an argument.
2. It was a pleasure to meet you, I hope we cross paths again.
3. If it’s meant to be, I believe destiny will help us cross paths once again.
4. If he ever crosses my path again, I’m going to beat him up.
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