endways

adverb or adjective
end·​ways | \ ˈend-ˌwāz How to pronounce endways (audio) \

Definition of endways

1 : in or toward the direction of the ends : lengthwise endways pressure
2 : with the end forward (as toward the observer)
3 : on end : upright boxes set endways

First Known Use of endways

circa 1608, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of endways was circa 1608

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“Endways.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endways. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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