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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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, $1.8 billion Time Warner Center commercial complex at Columbus Center.
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.H.
The Ice Cream Shop has been doing a great business since opening on Friday, June 8, in the showroom of the former Ruhl Buick Dealership at 709 Fair Avenue in Pana, sitting catty-cornered from Kitchell Park.
And the neoclassical cake-topper of the governor's manse catty-cornered from us.
There's the amazing Medical College of Georgia (1853) and the First Presbyterian Church (1809) and catty-cornered from that, the old manse (1859).
Instead of a sterile suburban location, AutoZone Park--fronted by a 40-foot statue of a baseball player about to swing--is at the city's heart, catty-cornered from the famed Peabody Hotel where the ducks walk to the lobby fountain each day.
Catty-cornered to the genius (as is so often the case) stands Eros, his penis broken off.
Main St., Suite A, situated catty-cornered across the street from Marion Junior High, in the former Fox Medical Building.
"It faces the alley from the patio, sort of catty-cornered from the Legacy Building," he said.