Definition of Thwartly

1. adv. Transversely; obliquely.



Definition of Thwartly

1. Adverb. transversely; obliquely ¹

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Definition of Thwartly

1. athwart [adv] - See also: athwart

Lexicographical Neighbors of Thwartly

thwacker
thwackers
thwacking
thwacks
thwaite
thwaites
thwap
thwart
thwarted
thwartedness
thwarter
thwarters
thwarting
thwartingly
thwartings
thwartly (current term)
thwartness
thwarts
thwartwise
thwittle
thwittles
thwock
thwocked
thwocking
thwocks
thwok
thwomp
thwonk
thwop
thx

Literary usage of Thwartly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, Alfred William Pollard, William Caxton (1900)
"... and he was richly beseen : and he desired to be made knight of the king, but his over-garment sat over-thwartly, howbeit it was rich cloth of gold. ..."

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