Define athwart

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Define athwart

Definition of Athwart:

'Athwart' is a word that can be used either as a preposition or an adverb. It is an old word that first came to be used in the English language during the Middle Ages.

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Vocabulary strategies are a good way to dissect words within a passage to determine their meaning. This lesson discusses several different ways to do this quickly and without a dictionary.


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