clockwise or in a direction following the apparent course of the sun: considered as lucky or auspicious.
- Compare withershins.
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How to use deasil in a sentence
They drank the water and then moved round the well deasil (sunwise), and before departing left an offering on the stone.
British Dictionary definitions for deasil
in the direction of the apparent course of the sun; clockwise
motion in this direction
- Compare withershins
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