Translation of cross-purposes in Spanish:

cross-purposes

Pronunciation /ˌkrɔsˈpərpəsəz//ˌkrɒsˈpəːpəsɪz/

plural noun

  • 1

    I think we're/they're at cross-purposes creo que estamos/están hablando de cosas distintas
    • we seem to be talking at cross-purposes esto parece un diálogo de sordos