Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to deasil: diesel


(ˈdiːzəl; ˈdiːʃəl; ˈdɛʃəl; ˈdɛsəl) ,




(Navigation) in the direction of the apparent course of the sun; clockwise
motion in this direction
[C18: Scottish Gaelic deiseil]


(ˈdi zəl)

clockwise. Compare withershins.
[1765–75; < Scottish Gaelic, Irish deiseal, Middle Irish dessel=dess right, south + sel turn, time]
References in periodicals archive ?
01926 645500 DEASIL ART GALLERY, OXFORD STREET, LEAMINGTON: Christmas exhibition, works by various artists, until December 23.
Deasil Gallery in Leamington is staging a mixed show in the run up to Christmas, exhibiting pieces by a number of artists it has worked with.
01926 645500 DEASIL ART GALLERY, OXFORD STREET, LEAMINGTON: Exhibition by mixed group of artists, until November 12.
DEASIL ART GALLERY, OXFORD STREET, LEAMINGTON: Inked Palette, artwork by a selection of UK tattoo artists, until October 23.
The show, which is being held at the Deasil Art Gallery, in Oxford Street, will run until October 20.
WHERE: Deasil Art Gallery, 44 Oxford Street, WHAT: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4RA.
a Inked Palette, on show at the Deasil Art Gallery in Leamington, was the idea of Beccy Rimmer, founder of the Inkluded tattoo blog, and Kate Livingston, the gallery's co-owner and curator.