Definition of anticlockwise adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



adverb, adjective
BrE BrE//ˌæntiˈklɒkwaɪz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæntiˈklɑːkwaɪz//
(British English) (North American English counterclockwise)
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in the opposite direction to the movement of the hands of a clock Turn the key anticlockwise/in an anticlockwise direction. Moist air blew counterclockwise around the low pressure area. opposite clockwise

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