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Synonyms for crosswiseˈkrɔsˌwaɪz, ˈkrɒs-; -ˌweɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crosswise(adj)

    lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction

    "a crosswise street"; "the crosswise dimension"

    linear, lengthwise, axial, end-to-end, fore-and-aft, lengthways, running(a), longitudinal, inclined, perpendicular, vertical

  2. crosswise(adverb)

    in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross

    running(a), linear, vertical, lengthwise, axial, lengthways, perpendicular, end-to-end, inclined, fore-and-aft, longitudinal

  3. crosswise(adverb)

    not in the intended manner

    "things are going crosswise"

    across, crossways

    lengthways, longitudinal, perpendicular, vertical, fore-and-aft, inclined, lengthwise, axial, linear, end-to-end, running(a)

  4. across, crosswise, crossways(adverb)


    "the marble slabs were cut across"

    crosswise, crossways, across

    linear, fore-and-aft, longitudinal, lengthwise, running(a), perpendicular, vertical, end-to-end, axial, inclined, lengthways

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crosswise(ad.)

    across, transversely, over

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. crosswise

    Transverse, transversus [NA6]

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