Definition of lengthways in English:

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lengthways

Pronunciation: /ˈlɛŋ(k)θweɪz/
/ˈlɛn(t)θweɪz/

adverb

In a direction parallel with a thing’s length: cut the courgettes in half lengthways
More example sentences
  • Wipe the new potatoes, cut them in half lengthways then drop them into a mixing bowl.
  • Cover one half lengthways with the cheese, leaving a narrow border around the edges.
  • Wipe the potatoes, cut them in half lengthways, then drop them into the water.

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