toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

diagonal
used in Chasing Lincoln's Killer

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a straight line connecting opposite corners of a rectangle; or any slope that could connect the corners of an imaginary rectangle that has one side parallel to the floor
  • The ball ripped through his chestnut-colored hair, cut the skin, penetrated the skull, and because of the angle of Lincoln's head at the moment of impact, made a diagonal tunnel through Lincoln's brain.
    p. 41.6

There are no more uses of "diagonal" in Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®