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edgewise


edgewise

adverb

Definition of EDGEWISE

with one side faced forward <you can squeeze through the narrow passage between the two caves if you go edgewise>
Synonyms broadside, crabwise, edgeways [chiefly British], edgewise, sidewise
Related Words aslant, indirectly, obliquely; laterally, sideward (or sidewards)
Near Antonyms dead, direct, right, straight

February 27, 2015
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