Examples from the Web for edgeways
Say, fellows, why won't some of you let me get a word in edgeways?The Rover Boys on Snowshoe Island|Edward Stratemeyer
It was some minutes before their nerves were restored, and I had time to get a few words in edgeways between their greetings.Jethou|E. R. Suffling
Some of the little farms on the hillside opposite Heidelberg were stood up "edgeways."A Tramp Abroad, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
As soon as I could get a word in edgeways I begged them to be quiet, but Selina was excited and disowned us all.Cleo The Magnificent|Louis Zangwill
At last, edgeways, I reached a pale and melancholy ticket-collector, and asked him where I should find the address mentioned.
British Dictionary definitions for edgeways
esp US and Canadian edgewise (ˈɛdʒˌwaɪz)
Idioms and Phrases with edgeways
see get a word in edgewise.