cor·​ner·​wise ˈkȯr-nər-ˌwīz How to pronounce cornerwise (audio)

Examples of cornerwise in a Sentence

fold the napkin cornerwise and then fold it again

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cornerwise was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Cornerwise.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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