Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Crosswise.

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Examples

  • One mass of rock, more than twelve feet square, was thrown up out of the sea in a storm, not many years since, and now lies athwartwise, never to be moved unless another omnipotent wave shall give it another toss.

    Passages from the American Notebooks, Volume 2.

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