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crosswise

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of crosswise

  1. in a line or direction running from corner to corner <first cut the sandwiches crosswise and then trim the crusts> Synonyms athwart, bias, cornerways, cornerwise, crossways, diagonally, kitty-corner (also catty-corner or catercorner or kitty-cornered or catty-cornered or catercornered), obliquely, transversely Related Words across Phrases on the bias, on the diagonal Near Antonyms lengthwise, longitudinally




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