Examples of clockwise in a Sentence
Turn the screw clockwise to tighten it.
Recent Examples of clockwise from the Web
Zoli and Brunet walked clockwise inside the queue as passengers were funneled counterclockwise along the outside of the queue.
High pressure over the Atlantic will import mild air from the south; winds circulate clockwise around the centers of highs.
This week's favorite links: Photo (clockwise, from left to right): World Market, Target (cocktail shaker, pillow, and candle set), Furbish Studio, and West Elm.
For instance: After running clockwise for the first hour, competitors do a U-turn around a set of cones and head in the opposite direction for the rest of the race.
At each hour the shadow of the straw was in a different position, each time moving clockwise from the start position.
The Ventures, clockwise from left, are Bob Bogle, Nokie Edwards, Don Wilson and Mel Taylor, on drums.
Twist the ponytail clockwise, wrap it around at least once (depending on your length and texture), and tuck it under itself.
Attach the power wires to the brass terminal screws so the rounded hooks point clockwise.
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CLOCKWISE Defined for English Language Learners
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
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