kitty-corner

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kitty-corner

In a diagonal position from, especially outward from the corner of a square. A variant of the more technical term "cater-corner," with "cater" meaning "to set or move diagonally." Primarily heard in US. Thankfully the daycare is kitty-corner to my office, so dropping the kids off in the morning is really easy.
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It is unique not only for its rustic/modern interior with brick walls, subway tile, and reclaimed wood on the walls, but also for its location at 5th Avenue and E Street in what is currently known around town as the "solar panel building," kitty corner from Town Square.
8220;Also, we're kitty corner from a community path where we can walk our dog Chloe—and a playground/nature area where the kids can play basketball, baseball, soccer or tennis.
A more who was the store's H A more wholesome option for little girls was the store's Hello Kitty corner - more a lifestyle than a doll.
Called Kitty Corner, this space was made possible by a 2002 Urban Forestry Grant and, most importantly, the greenspace's namesake, Kitty Lane, who applied for the grant.
Just east of Kitty Corner, along President Clinton Avenue and under the Interstate 30 bridge, 3,500 hand-painted tiles brighten visitors' last glimpse of the city before entering the library's park.
And the liquor store is kitty corner across the street from Little Chief.
The woman who lived kitty corner, single mom, no job, her own cross
In our case that meant starting at the entry door corner, then finishing kitty corner from it (see Fig.