Definition of crosswise
- carrot sticks cut crosswise
Cut the potato crosswise rather than lengthwise into thin slices.
first cut the sandwiches crosswise and then trim the crusts
He got crosswise with his boss and nearly lost his job.
: going from one side or corner to another
: involved in a conflict or disagreement
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