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ˈkrɔsˌwaɪz, ˈkrɒs-; -ˌweɪzcross·wise

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crosswiseadjective

    lying or extending across the length of a thing or in a cross direction

    "a crosswise street"; "the crosswise dimension"

  2. crosswiseadverb

    in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross

  3. crosswiseadverb

    not in the intended manner

    "things are going crosswise"

  4. across, crosswise, crosswaysadverb


    "the marble slabs were cut across"


  1. crosswiseadverb

    transversely; so as to lie across

  2. crosswiseadjective

    crossing; lying across

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crosswiseadverb

    in the form of a cross; across; transversely


  1. Crosswise

    Crosswise is the name of several fictional characters in the Transformers universes.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crosswise in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crosswise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
    • A. interrupt
    • B. obligate
    • C. emerge
    • D. carry

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