Definition of kitty-corner in English:

kitty-corner

(also kitty-cornered)

Translate kitty-corner into Spanish

Pronunciation /ˈkidēˌkôrnər/ /ˈkɪdiˌkɔrnər/

adverb

North American
  • Diagonally opposite someone or something.

    ‘he lived kitty-corner and six doors up from me’

adjective

North American
  • Situated diagonally opposite someone or something.

    ‘the two kitty-corner lots have enough space for seven apartment blocks’
    oblique, sloping, at an angle, angled, not straight, on an incline, inclined, tilting, tilted, atilt, slanted, aslant, slantwise, diagonal, canted, cambered, leaning, dipping, shelving, listing

Origin

Variant of cater-cornered.

Pronunciation

kitty-corner

/ˈkidēˌkôrnər/ /ˈkɪdiˌkɔrnər/