arriswise definition

  • adverb:
    • Diagonally, as timber so sawn (lengthwise) or tiles therefore set relative to wall space or a way.
    • Diagonally set, as tiles; ridgewise.
    • Diagonally, as wood so sawn (lengthwise) or tiles therefore set in accordance with wall space or a way.
    • Diagonally laid, as tiles; ridgewise.
  • others:
    • Diagonally: stated of an arrangement of tiles or slates in order that one angle things downward.
    • In heraldry, with one angle projecting toward the spectator: stated of every bearing of a rectangular type so put that certain spot is in front, as well as the top and two associated with sides are shown. Mistakenly written arraswise.
    • Diagonally: said of an arrangement of tiles or slates so that one angle things downward.
    • In heraldry, with one angle projecting toward the spectator: said of any bearing of a rectangular form so placed that one corner is in front, and the top and two of the sides are shown. Erroneously written arraswise.

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