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See definition of catty-corner on Dictionary.com
  • as inobliquely
  • as indiagonally

synonyms for catty-corner

  • sideways
  • aslant
  • cater-corner
  • cater-cornered
  • catercorner
  • catty-cornered
  • kitty-corner
  • kitty-cornered
  • sidelong
  • diagonally
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How to use catty-corner in a sentence

But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Cheap as they are, they are a poorer speculation than even corner lots in a lithographic city of Nebraska or Oregon.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
As Davy stood in the road, in doubt which way to go, a Roc came around the corner of the house.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Now, he chose a small table in a corner of the balcony, close to the glass screen.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
The conflict of these certainties left hopeless disorder in every corner of his being.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He went blindly down the street, turned at the corner and sought a quiet place, a livery barn.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
“Yes; that would be indispensible,” said the baron, whose eyes were sweeping the room from corner to corner, fiercely and swiftly.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Suddenly he shot a disturbing glance at Tressan's face, and the corner of his wild-cat mustachios twitched.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
There was a very audible titter in the corner where three thoughtless young girls had squeezed themselves into one rocking-chair.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CATTY-CORNER

  • across
  • aslant
  • astride
  • athwart
  • cater-corner
  • cater-cornered
  • catercorner
  • catty-corner
  • catty-cornered
  • cornerways
  • cornerwise
  • crossways
  • diagonally
  • kitty-corner
  • kitty-cornered
  • on the bias
  • sidelong
  • sideway
  • sideways
  • sidewise
  • transversely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.