edgeways

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adverb edge·ways \ ˈej-ˌwāz \

Definition of edgeways

chiefly British

Examples of edgeways in a Sentence

  1. he shoved the oversized book in edgeways so it would fit between the shelves

First Known Use of edgeways

1566

edgeways Synonyms

Synonyms
broadside, crabwise, sideways [chiefly British], edgewise, sidewise
Related Words
aslant, indirectly, obliquely; laterally, sideward (or sidewards)
Near Antonyms
dead, direct, right, straight


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