Sentence Examples


  • In the country along the diagonal line.
  • Two blocks away, the patrol car struck a van backing out from its diagonal parking space in front of the toy store.
  • It hadn't come from the sky but from one of the buildings across the street, diagonal to her.
  • The faces of the cube are striated parallel to one diagonal, and alternate corners are sometimes replaced by faces of a tetrahedron.
  • Thus a bar of glass of sufficient thickness, placed in the diagonal position between a crossed polarizer and analyser and bent in a plane perpendicular to that of vision, exhibits two sets of coloured bands separated by a neutral line, the double refraction being positive on the dilated and negative on the compressed side.