Examples of clockwise in a Sentence
Turn the screw clockwise to tighten it.
Recent Examples of clockwise from the Web
The trail begins south of the visitor center and moves counter clockwise.
So the low pressure system that pumped in the warm, unstable air to help trigger last week’s storms spun clockwise — drawing in air from the north, sourced from the equator.
However, storms that form in the Southern Hemisphere rotate clockwise.
Chicken and crab clay pot surrounded, clockwise, fried shrimp balls, broccoli with oyster sauce, eggplant stuffed with shrimp paste and baked BBQ buns at Yue Huang.
Fabric in frames, clockwise from top left: Fernerie in 01—Madeaux (T); madeaux.com.
Whoever finishes loop four and gets out of camp first can choose their direction for loop five, at which point the runners are forced to split up, with one running clockwise and the other going counterclockwise.
The pickup struck the passenger-side door of the Pontiac, causing the Pontiac to spin counter-clockwise into the path of a southbound 2017 Freightliner pulling a trailer loaded with apples.
Tropical storms and hurricanes in the Atlantic ocean always spin counter-clockwise.
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