Definitions for kitty-cornered

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

kit′ty-cor`nered(adj.; adv.)

or kit′ty-cor`ner

  1. cater-cornered .

    Category: Dialect

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catacorner, cata-cornered, catercorner, cater-cornered, catty-corner, catty-cornered, kitty-corner, kitty-cornered(adj)

    slanted across a polygon on a diagonal line

    "set off in a catty-corner direction across the vacant lot"


  1. kitty-cornered(Adjective)


  2. Origin: Corruption of cater-corner,


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