clockwise

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adverb clock·wise \ˈkläk-ˌwīz\

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.

First Known Use of clockwise

1882


CLOCKWISE Defined for English Language Learners

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


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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