Associations to the word «Clockwise»


CLOCKWISE, adverb. (of movement) In a circular fashion so as to be moving to the right at the top of the circle and to the left at the bottom, in the way that the hands of a clock move.
CLOCKWISE, adverb. (of movement) Positioned as such when facing the side of a circular structure or configuration, objects moving within the structure approach from the right-hand side, and depart toward the left-hand side.
CLOCKWISE, adjective. Moving clockwise; having rotary motion in the manner of a clock.

Dictionary definition

CLOCKWISE, adverb. In the direction that the hands of a clock move; "please move clockwise in a circle".
CLOCKWISE, adjective. In the same direction as the rotating hands of a clock.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.