endwise


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Synonyms for endwise

on end or upright

Synonyms

in or toward the direction of the ends

Synonyms

with the end forward or toward the observer

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Fans were bending their necks to read the sign, which was turned endwise as Judy carried it to the Santa Anita parking lot
it was like for a moment, O my brothers, some great bird had flown into the milkbar, and I felt all the malenky hairs on my plot standing endwise and the shivers crawling up like slow malenky lizards and then down again.
While feeding logs into the debarker, the endwise conveyer cylinders must exert sufficient pressure and grip to move frozen, wet, slippery, muddy, and misshaped logs forward.
As a mysterious female patron spontaneously bursts into a lovely aria in the Korova Milkbar, Alex confesses that he "felt all the little malenky hairs on my plott standing endwise and the shivers crawling up like slow malenky lizards and then down again" (27).
The New Holland Discbine[R] Transporter provides safe endwise transportation of the New Holland Model 1441/1442 Discbine[R] Center PivotTongue Disc Mower-Conditioners in a package less than I0 feet (300 centimeters) wide.