crosswise definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- Archaic in the form of a cross
- so as to cross; across
that lies or extends across; crossing; transverse
crosswise definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adverb also cross·ways
So as to be or lie in a cross direction; across: placed the kindling crosswise to the rest of the wood.adjective
Crossing: a crosswise piece.