Examples from the Web for crosswise
Cut a ripe and chilled watermelon in halves, crosswise the melon.
The bundle may be strengthened by putting a good stout cord around it lengthwise and crosswise twice.Fur Farming For Profit|Hermon Basil Laymon
Boil three eggs for seven minutes, cool, split in two crosswise, remove the yolk and fill with fresh caviar.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book|Victor Hirtzler
And why were they all crosswise with each other, like jackstraws?Stepsons of Light|Eugene Manlove Rhodes
He made the two cuts round the peel, crosswise, and looked to her again, but she affected not to see him.Adam Johnstone's Son|F. Marion Crawford