catty-corner


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catty-corner

Positioned diagonally from someone or something. This phrase can be used as an adverb and an adjective. Primarily heard in US. No, you know Mr. Lewis—his house is catty-corner to ours.
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Located on the world's busiest retail street, 34th Street, and catty-corner from R.
The Jungle Theater, as Boehlke's brainchild is now called, is a tiny 100-seat gem of a space located catty-corner from a sports bar and a shop specializing in sex toys at the intersection of Lyndale Avenue and south Minneapolis's notoriously sleazy Lake Street.
His home now stands empty, as weathered as driftwood, on a prime bit of real estate catty-corner from the pier.
Catty-corner from the Hearst Tower is the year-old, $1.
Then we lived catty-corner from one another on Alcatraz and Telegraph but there was an ARCO sign preventing us from communicating out our windows.
In fact, TDI has also received the contract for 28,000 feet square feet on the Port Authority Bus Terminal that is catty-corner to the Tishman project at Eight Avenue, and TDI chairman and CEO William M.
Meanwhile, the model-promoted Fashion Care at 51st and the Rockefeller Center Plaza has already opened in a former Banker's Trust space catty-corner to the Time-Warner building.
Located on one of the world's busiest retail street, 34th Street, and catty-corner from R.