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crossways

[ kraws-weyz, kros- ]SEE DEFINITION OF crossways
  • as incrosswise
  • as incrosswise/crossways
  • as indiagonal
  • as inintersection
  • as incrossing

Synonyms for crossways

  • diagonally
  • horizontally
  • vertically
  • angular
  • aslant
  • athwart
  • awry
  • contrariwise
  • crisscross
  • cross
  • crossing
  • longways
  • mullioned
  • over
  • perpendicular
  • sideways
  • thwart
  • transversal
  • transverse
  • transversely
  • traverse
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Antonyms for crossways

  • head on
  • lengthwise
  • straight on
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSSWAYS

Quarter the cabbage lengthways, and then slice it crossways.

I was standing at the crossways, where the road goes off to Gaskarth.

Henry Esmond gave his hand in a stately minuet to Diana of the Crossways.

“He says I can have the cottage over to Crossways,” said Job.

Andrew Hedger repeated that it was The Crossways house, ne'er a doubt.

I wanted directions to The Crossways; I had missed my way at some turning.

He and I parted, and for ever, at a corner of crossways in the central city.

If the old Crossways had no tenant, it would be a purse all mouth.

I am always at crossways, and he rescues me; on this occasion unknowingly.'

When she held The Crossways she had at least a bit of solid footing: now gone.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CROSSWAYS

crosswise

adjectiveacross

diagonal

adjectiveangled
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