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How to use crosswise in a sentence
Cut the phyllo in half crosswise to make two (7 × 8½-inch) rectangles.
Using a mandoline or other vegetable slicer, shave the fennel crosswise into 1/3-inch-thick slices.
It was going directly toward the farmhouse, standing in the current, while the little boat was cutting it crosswise.
Panels may be woven either length-wise (step 8), crosswise (step 8), diagonally across the mat (step 4), or in zigzags (step 3).Philippine Mats|Hugo H. Miller
As regards the winds from the north and south, they strike the rocks crosswise, and cause little surf in the passage.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
The grain of the outside veneer runs lengthwise, while that of the inside piece runs crosswise.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
In the meantime I had found a long stake, which I hung crosswise round his neck, and let him go loose with this ornament.The Animal Story Book|Various