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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Slanted across a polygon on a diagonal line.

Usage examples (3)
  • The light remained red but its catercornered cousin had turned amber.
  • A vast, curving whiteness hung catercornered in the sky.
  • A little stuff if you 'd ha' cut that left arm more catercornered, — 't would ha 'been full long, I guess, and there a'n't no nap, o' no account, on satinet. for more
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