Simple Definition of kitty–corner
—used to describe two things that are located across from each other on opposite corners
Full Definition of kitty–corner
: in a diagonal or oblique position <the house stood kitty–corner across the square>
Origin of kitty–corner
kitty-corner alteration of cater-corner, from obsolete cater four + corner
First Known Use: 1838
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Spanish Central: Translation of "kitty–corner"
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