broadwise

adverb
in the direction of the breadth
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cut the cloth breadthwise

Syn: ↑breadthwise, ↑breadthways

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ adverb (or adjective)
: in the direction of the breadth : with broad side foremost

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broadˈways or broadˈwise adverb
Breadthwise
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Main Entry:broad

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Broadwise — Broad wise , adv. Breadthwise. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broadwise — adv. in the dimension of width; across …   English contemporary dictionary

  • broadside — Synonyms and related words: antiaircraft barrage, aside, askance, askant, asquint, bank, barrage, beam, bombardment, border, box barrage, breadthwise, broad side foremost, broadside on, broadways, broadwise, burst, cannonade, cannonry, cheek,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sideways — Synonyms and related words: across, across the grain, aside, askance, askant, aslant, aslope, asquint, at an angle, athwart, athwartships, breadthwise, broad side foremost, broadside, broadside on, broadways, broadwise, circuitously, contrariwise …   Moby Thesaurus

  • through — Synonyms and related words: SOL, all bets off, all off, all over, all through, all up, around, at about, at an end, because of, breadthwise, broad side foremost, broadside, broadways, broadwise, by, by dint of, by means of, by use of, by virtue… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • broadways — /ˈbrɔdweɪz/ (say brawdwayz) adverb (sometimes followed by on) breadthways; along or across the breadth; laterally. Also, especially US, broadwise /ˈbrɔdwaɪz/ (say brawdwuyz) …   Australian English dictionary

  • breadthways — adverb in the direction of the breadth cut the cloth breadthwise • Syn: ↑breadthwise, ↑broadwise …   Useful english dictionary

  • breadthwise — adverb in the direction of the breadth cut the cloth breadthwise • Syn: ↑breadthways, ↑broadwise …   Useful english dictionary

  • broad — adj. & n. adj. 1 large in extent from one side to the other; wide. 2 (following a measurement) in breadth (2 metres broad). 3 spacious or extensive (broad acres; a broad plain). 4 full and clear (broad daylight). 5 explicit, unmistakable (broad… …   Useful english dictionary

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