Definition of lengthways in English:

lengthways

Line breaks: length|ways
Pronunciation: /ˈlɛŋθweɪz
 
, -ŋkθ-/

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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