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crosswise (adv.)

"in the shape of a cross, crisscross, crossing perpendicularly," late 14c.; see cross- + wise (n.).

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Definitions of crosswise from WordNet
1
crosswise (adv.)
not in the intended manner;
things are going crosswise
crosswise (adv.)
transversely;
Synonyms: across / crossways
2
crosswise (adj.)
lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction;
the crosswise dimension
a crosswise street
crosswise (adj.)
in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross;
From wordnet.princeton.edu