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



    BrE BrE//ˈendweɪz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈendweɪz//
    (also endwise
    BrE BrE//ˈendwaɪz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈendwaɪz//
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  1. 1(also endways/endwise on) (of an object) with one end facing up, forwards, or towards the person who is looking at it We turned the table endways to get it through the doors. The first picture was taken from the side of the building, and the second one endways on.
  2. 2with the end of one thing touching the end of another The stones are laid down endways to make a path.
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