Definition of diagonally in English:


Syllabification: di·ag·o·nal·ly
Pronunciation: /ˌdīˈaɡənlē


In a diagonal direction: now walk diagonally across the field toward a farmhouse
More example sentences
  • It starts in the upper right corner of a page and runs diagonally to the lower left.
  • Split all four corners of each square by cutting diagonally from the tip of the corner to about halfway towards the centre.
  • She turned around and smiled at Keith who was, as usual, seated diagonally behind her.

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