diagonally

adverb di·ag·o·nal·ly \ dī-ˈa-gə-nə-lē , -ˈag-nə-lē \
|Updated on: 22 Jun 2018

Definition of diagonally

: in a diagonal manner

Examples of diagonally in a Sentence

  1. placed two strips of pimiento diagonally on each deviled egg

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First Known Use of diagonally

1541

in the meaning defined above

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diagonally Synonyms

Near Antonyms

lengthwise, longitudinally;

Related Words

across;

Phrases

on the bias, on the diagonal;




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