cross over

phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word forms "cross over":
present tense I/you/we/they cross over he/she/it crosses over present participle crossing over past tense crossed over past participle crossed over
1) to stop supporting one group and start supporting another
cross over to:

Another member of the government has crossed over to the opposition.

2) to start to belong to a different group or type from before
cross over into:

Several Latino singers have crossed over into mainstream rock.

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