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1. lengthwise

adverb. ['ˈlɛŋθˌwaɪz'] in the direction of the length.

Synonyms

  • longways
  • longitudinally
  • longwise

Antonyms

  • compound
  • nonlinear
  • digital
  • short

Etymology

  • -wise (English)
  • wise (English)
  • length (English)
  • lengþu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Lengthwise

  • clockwise
  • crosswise
  • edgewise
  • heartwise
  • sidewise
  • streetwise
  • timewise
  • uruguay's

How do you pronounce lengthwise?

Pronounce lengthwise as ˈlɛŋθˌwaɪz.

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Sentences with lengthwise


1. Noun, singular or mass
Remove the sweet potatoes from the oven and cut the potatoes lengthwise.

2. Adverb
Cut these pieces lengthwise again, so that you have four long pieces of pineapple.

2. lengthwise

adjective. ['ˈlɛŋθˌwaɪz'] running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing.

Synonyms

  • fore-and-aft
  • linear
  • axial
  • lengthways
  • longitudinal
  • end-to-end

Antonyms

  • standing
  • malfunctioning
  • sporadic
  • planar

Etymology

  • -wise (English)
  • wise (English)
  • length (English)
  • lengþu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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