Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: clockwise
IPA transcription: [kl'ɑkw,aɪz]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: clockwise
    Meaning: in the same direction as the rotating hands of a clock
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: clockwise
    Meaning: in the direction that the hands of a clock move; "please move clockwise in a circle"
Usage examples
  • "Yes, I see." Blount brought a piece clockwise around the board and took the threatening piece, then moved again.
  • Assuming, for instance, the bar to be end-on toward the observer, that end will be a south pole if the current is flowing from left to right, clockwise, around the bar; or a north pole if flowing in the other direction, as illustrated at the right of the figure.