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synonyms for kitty-cornered

  • catty-corner
  • crosswise
  • oblique
  • slanted
  • inclining
  • askew
  • beveled
  • cater-corner
  • cater-cornered
  • catercorner
  • catty-cornered
  • kitty-corner
  • skewing
  • slanting
  • transversal
  • transverse
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How to use kitty-cornered in a sentence

Rat this pawn of the Eye may have been, but even a cornered rat will fight with the courage of a lion.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
In fact, they were the real commanders, although the fire inspector had yellow and crimson feathers in his three-cornered hat.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The nimble little rogue darted into a hole before kitty could even get her paw on his tail.
THE NURSERY, NOVEMBER 1881, VOL. XXXVARIOUS
Such a bear, they had heard, always preferred to run away, and was not much to be dreaded unless cornered or wounded.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
If it suits your evolutions, aunt Kitty and myself meditate a Sussex journey next week.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
If any one had told Kitty Tynan that she had rare imagination, she would have wondered what was meant.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Kitty Tynan had certainly enough imagination to make her cherish a mystery.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Still no answer, while the scoundrel gazed about like a cornered cat, looking for chance to escape.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
In action, however, as when Kitty Tynan helped him on with his coat, he was a pure improvisation of nature.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Kitty Tynan thought of the unopened letter in a woman's handwriting in the green baize desk in her mother's house.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KITTY-CORNERED

  • 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.