[ width-wahyz, witth-, or, often, with- ]
/ ˈwɪdθˌwaɪz, ˈwɪtθ-, or, often, ˈwɪθ- /
in the direction of the width.
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Also width·ways [width-weyz, witth- or, often, with-]. /ˈwɪdθˌweɪz, ˈwɪtθ- or, often, ˈwɪθ-/.
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Example sentences from the Web for widthwise
Draw pencil lines lengthwise and widthwise through the centre of this piece.The Library of Work and Play: Gardening and Farming.|Ellen Eddy Shaw
It could have or couldn't have, out this way, widthwise not lengthwise.Warren Commission (2 of 26): Hearings Vol. II (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for widthwise
/ (ˈwɪdθˌwaɪz) /
in the direction of the width; from side to side
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