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Athwart

A`thwart´
prep.1.Across; from side to side of.
Athwart the thicket lone.
- Tennyson.
2.(Naut.) Across the direction or course of; as, a fleet standing athwart our course.
Athwart hawse
across the stem of another vessel, whether in contact or at a small distance.
Athwart ships
across the ship from side to side, or in that direction; - opposed to fore and aft.
adv.1.Across, especially in an oblique direction; sidewise; obliquely.
Sometimes athwart, sometimes he strook him straight.
- Spenser.
2.Across the course; so as to thwart; perversely.
Adv.1.athwart - at right angles to the center line of a ship
2.athwart - at an oblique angle; "the sun shone aslant into his face"
Synonyms: aslant, obliquely
across, across the grain, adverse to, against, against the grain, against the tide, against the wind, at cross-purposes, at cross-purposes with, at daggers, at daggers drawn, at issue, at odds, at variance, at war with, athwartships, bendwise, beyond, bias, biased, biaswise, catercorner, catercornered, con, contra, contrariwise, contrawise, counter, counter to, crisscross, cross, cross-grained, crossway, crossways, crosswise, dead against, diagonal, eyeball-to-eyeball, in conflict with, in confrontation, in hostile array, in opposition, in opposition to, kittycorner, oblique, obliquely, opposed to, over, overthwart, sideways, sidewise, slant, thwart, thwartly, thwartways, transversal, transverse, transversely, traverse, up in arms, versus, vis-a-vis, with crossed bayonets
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