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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With the end forward or toward the observer; In or toward the direction of the ends; On end or upright.

Usage examples (28)
  • In one of Lincoln's earliest military problems was involved the process of getting his company "endwise" through a gate.
  • "endwise" by Mr. Hurley's practised fists after Hayne was struck down by the corporal's musket.
  • Thorby turned and started dodging traffic endwise.
  • It was made of gigantic boulders stabbed endwise into the ground. for more
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