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
Once skins are removed, pull or cut out stems, halve peppers lengthwise, and scrape out all seeds and any pith.
Two people can sleep easily lengthwise in the rear bedroom thanks to custom side pop outs, a space-saving element that can hold individuals up to 6 feet 6 inches.
Use a mandoline to slice cucumbers lengthwise into long ribbons.
When cool enough to handle, halve each potato lengthwise.
Drain well and let cool before peeling and cutting the eggs in half lengthwise, reserving the yolks.
Cut off tips, slice each half lengthwise, then cut each piece in half again to create 8 pieces.
Using a floured chef’s knife, score dough in thirds lengthwise, then in fourths crosswise to make 12 squares; cut straight down.
Cut squash in half lengthwise; scoop out seeds and scrape strands with fork.
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LENGTHWISE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lengthwise for English Language Learners
: in the direction of the long side of something
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