[ kat-ee-kawr-nerd ]
/ ˈkæt iˌkɔr nərd /
adjective, adverb Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
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Also cat·ty-cor·ner [kat-ee-kawr-ner] /ˈkæt iˌkɔr nər/ .
Origin of catty-cornered
An Americanism dating back to 1830–40
Words nearby catty-cornered
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British Dictionary definitions for catty-cornered
a variant of cater-cornered
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