Definitions for crabwiseˈkræbˌwaɪz

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  1. sideways.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crabwise, sideways(adj)

    (of movement) at an angle


  1. crabwise(Adverb)

    In the manner of a crab; sideways.

  2. crabwise(Adjective)

    In the manner of a crab; sideways.

  3. crabwise(Adjective)


Editors Contribution

  1. Crabwise

    in a Siding movement

    The crab was crawling on his siding movement

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