WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (adj) catacorner, cata-cornered, catercorner, cater-cornered, catty-corner, catty-cornered,
**kitty-corner**, kitty-cornered (slanted across a polygon on a diagonal line)*"set off in a catty-corner direction across the vacant lot"* *similar to*- S: (adj) oblique (slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled)
*"the oblique rays of the winter sun"; "acute and obtuse angles are oblique angles"; "the axis of an oblique cone is not perpendicular to its base"* *antonym*- W: (adj)
parallel [Indirect via oblique] (being everywhere equidistant and not intersecting)
*"parallel lines never converge"; "concentric circles are parallel"; "dancers in two parallel rows"* - W: (adj)
perpendicular [Indirect via oblique] (intersecting at or forming right angles)
*"the axes are perpendicular to each other"* *antonym**derivationally related form**Overview**synset*- S: (adj) perpendicular (intersecting at or forming right angles)
*"the axes are perpendicular to each other"* *similar to**antonym***derivationally related form**- W: (n) perpendicular [Related to: perpendicular] (a straight line at right angles to another line)
- W: (n) perpendicularity [Related to: perpendicular] (the relation of opposition between things at right angles)
- W: (n) perpendicularity [Related to: perpendicular] (the quality of being at right angles to a given line or plane (especially the plane of the horizon))