Examples of clockwise in a Sentence
Turn the screw clockwise to tighten it.
Recent Examples of clockwise from the Web
Here are key excerpts from the stories, numbered clockwise, from left: Article 1: The speech was a disappointment to many who had supported his calls during the campaign to end expensive foreign intervention and nation-building.
Create a little vortex: Use a small wooden spoon to gently swirl the water clockwise.
But rather than follow his left shoulder and go down the sideline, McCaffrey ran horizontally a few steps and spun 270 degrees counter-clockwise back inside.
High pressure slowly rotates clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere.
Offer the host a taste first, and then serve the table, going clockwise to each person.
The truck then spun clockwise and went through the guardrail on the south side of the highway, coming to a rest in the lanes for southbound traffic.
The impact sent the Hyundai spinning counter-clockwise off the left side of the road and into a utility pole, according to police.
An atmospheric closed circulation rotating counter-clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere.
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First Known Use of clockwise
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Definition of clockwise for English Language Learners
: in the direction that the hands of a clock move when you look at it from the front
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