Adjective "Saltire" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Saltire


    Definition:

    1. an ordinary in the form of a cross with arms running diagonally from the dexter chief to the sinister base and from the sinister chief to the dexter base; St. Andrew's cross. Idioms

    2. in saltire, (of charges) arranged in the form of a saltire.

    3. per saltire, diagonally in both directions: party per saltire.

    Examples:

    "arrangements can be saltire."