How to use lengthways in a sentence
Begin at the wrist, and rub lengthways towards the end of the fingers, holding the glove firmly in your right-hand.
Rinse it through a clean, lukewarm water; wring it lengthways, and stretch it well.
In hanging it out on a line do not suspend it in festoons, but spread it along the line straight and lengthways.
lengthways curtailèd to her taste A tunic circumvents her waist, And soothly it is passing chaste.The Book of Humorous Verse | Various
The sofa was placed lengthways on the cart, so that the two passengers when seated thereon travelled sideways.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events | S. Baring-Gould
British Dictionary definitions for lengthways
in, according to, or along the direction of length
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