endwise


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end·wise

 (ĕnd′wīz′) also end·ways (-wāz′)
adv.
1. On end; upright.
2. With the end foremost.
3. Lengthwise.
4. End to end.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.endwise - on end or upright; "sticks leaning against the wall endways"
2.endwise - in or toward the direction of the ends; lengthwise; "endways pressure"
3.endwise - with the end forward or toward the observer; "houses built endways"
References in classic literature ?
That office consists in mincing the horse-pieces of blubber for the pots; an operation which is conducted at a curious wooden horse, planted endwise against the bulwarks, and with a capacious tub beneath it, into which the minced pieces drop, fast as the sheets from a rapt orator's desk.
In contrast AoDV offers modest control information and reasonable endwise delay time.
1 m Connection Through two sides entrance--It is not directly related to the yard, porch reaches the wind-catcher from endwise Interior casting plaster with decorations Table 3: The characteristics of South porch of Do-Soffeh (two platforms) house, source: author.
H]e placed the blunted needle endwise on the top of it [.
From these figures, it can be seen that, when incident from the endwise ([[phi].
IT IS MODERATELY LIGHT IN WEIGHT AND MODERATELY WEAK IN BENDING AND ENDWISE COMPRESSION.
Full cans of pop were set endwise and simply vaporized at impact.
Fans were bending their necks to read the sign, which was turned endwise as Judy carried it to the Santa Anita parking lot