Definition of longways in English:

longways

(also longwise)

adverb

  • Lengthways.

    ‘it has been sliced longways to show the internal structure’
    • ‘She dragged herself into the lounge room and collapsed longways onto the sofa.’
    • ‘He put her in the back seat, longways, and quickly ran around to the driver's seat.’
    • ‘Cut the potatoes in half longways, and score the flesh to a depth of about half an inch.’
    • ‘Slice the aubergines longways about 2cm thick.’
    • ‘I always try to bite Goldfish so that they split in my mouth longways.’

Pronunciation

longways

/ˈlɒŋweɪz/