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cross·wise

 (krôs′wīz′, krŏs′-)
adv. also cross·ways (-wāz′)
So as to be or lie in a cross direction; across: placed the kindling crosswise to the rest of the wood.
adj.
Crossing: a crosswise piece.

crosswise

(ˈkrɒsˌwaɪz) or

crossways

adj, adv
1. across; transversely
2. in the shape of a cross

cross•wise

(ˈkrɔsˌwaɪz, ˈkrɒs-)

also cross•ways

(-ˌweɪz)

adv.
1. across; transversely.
2. contrarily.
3. Archaic. in the form of a cross.
adj.
4. forming a cross; transverse.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.crosswise - lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction; "a crosswise street"; "the crosswise dimension"
lengthways, lengthwise - running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing; "the lengthwise dimension"
2.crosswise - in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross
horizontal - parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line; "a horizontal surface"
Adv.1.crosswise - not in the intended manner; "things are going crosswise"
2.crosswise - transverselycrosswise - transversely; "the marble slabs were cut across"

crosswise

crossways
adverb across, sideways, diagonally, from side to side, at right angles, at an angle, crisscross, athwart, on the bias, transversely, over, aslant Slice the courgettes crosswise.

crosswise

adjective
Situated or lying across:
Translations
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crosswise

[ˈkrɒswaɪz] ADVtransversalmente

crosswise

[ˈkrɒswaɪz] adv [lie] → en travers; [cut, slice] → en diagonale

crosswise

[ˈkrɒsˌwaɪz] adv (in the form of a cross) → a forma di croce; (across) → di traverso