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edgeways Explained

edgeways at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['edʒ'weız]

edgeways at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

sideways// get a word in edgeways at word1 (26)//

edgeways at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adverb
with the edge upwards or forwards; on one side:
You'll only get the desk through the door if you turn it edgeways.
IDIOMS see WORD n.

edgeways at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adverb
with the edge upwards or forwards; on one side:
You'll only get the desk through the door if you turn it edgeways.
IDIOMS see WORD n.

Edgeways at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Edgeways \Edge"ways\, Edgewise \Edge"wise\, adv.
With the edge towards anything; in the direction of the edge.

Glad to get in a word, as they say, edgeways. --Sir W.
Scott.

edgeways at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

edgeways
adv 1: as if by an edge; barely; "I could not get a word in
edgewise" [syn: {edgewise}]
2: with the edge forward or on, by, or toward the edge; "he
sawed the board edgeways"; "held it edgewise" [syn: {edgewise}]

edgeways at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Adverb

Inter: en-adv » -
  • With the edge facing in the direction of movement

    Synonyms

    * edgewise

    Derived terms

    * get a word in edgeways

  • Translation: et » edgeways
    Translation: ko » edgeways
    Translation: ml » edgeways
    Translation: ta » edgeways
    Translation: vi » edgeways
    Translation: zh » edgeways