Examples of lengthwise in a Sentence
Split the fruit lengthwise and discard the seeds.
a piece of paper folded lengthwise
Recent Examples of lengthwise from the Web
Split chicken tenders in half by cutting them lengthwise.
Scrub 1 pound fingerling potatoes with water; then, quarter each potato lengthwise.
Remove kale stems quickly with this easy method: Fold the front of the leaf in half lengthwise, exposing the stem in the back.
With the root still intact, halve the leeks lengthwise, running the plant under cool water to wash away any bits of dirt or sand.
Cut the puff pastry lengthwise into about 1/2-inch-wide strips.
There was a shadow across about half the ice lengthwise at the start of the game.
Cut each potato lengthwise into eight 1/2-inch-thick wedges.
We were handed a mild Polish sausage inserted lengthwise into a purple-ish bacon-taro bun, dressed with roasted garlic-lemon-habanero sauce, mango relish and passion-fruit mustard.
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Definition of lengthwise for English Language Learners
: in the direction of the long side of something
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