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clockwise

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adverb clock·wise \ˈkläk-ˌwīz\

Simple Definition of clockwise

  • : in the direction that the hands of a clock move when you look at it from the front

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of clockwise

  1. :  in the direction in which the hands of a clock rotate as viewed from in front or as if standing on a clock face

clockwise

adjective

Examples of clockwise in a sentence

  1. Turn the screw clockwise to tighten it.



1888

First Known Use of clockwise

1888


CLOCKWISE Defined for Kids

clockwise

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adverb or adjective clock·wise \ˈkläk-ˌwīz\

Definition of clockwise for Students

  1. :  in the direction in which the hands of a clock turn




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