from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Alternative spelling of anticlockwise.
- adv. Alternative spelling of anticlockwise.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting or characterized by a rotatory motion contrary to that of the hands of a clock: as, an anti-clockwise direction.
- In an anti-clockwise manner.
Roads incline up to the next vertical level anti-clockwise around buildings, descending clockwise.
Operating the scan collar is a little like holding the lid of a jam jar, a nudge a few degrees clockwise jumps you forward, a nudge a few degree anti-clockwise jumps you backwards.
As Britain slowly slides in an anti-clockwise direction down the porcelain, I like to think that on these pages at least, we can discuss what really happens as opposed to what is spun about what happens in the world of law and disorder.
As Britain slowly slides in an anti-clockwise direction down the porcelain, I like to think that on these pages at least, we can discuss what really [...]
If the locker room was like this [he draws a rectangle with himself bottom right then goes anti-clockwise around it] I am here, [Roger] Federer is here although no longer, Rafa is here and [Novak] Djokovic is here.
Saved by the shell: Snakes spare snails with anti-clockwise shells
They danced in an anti-clockwise throng around an artificial fire as tribal drums piped through the surround speakers.
Our trip took in pretty much the entire UK coastline, travelling anti-clockwise and totalling a shade over 3200 miles.
This idea was supported by the fact that the magnificent bas-reliefs of the temple were designed to be viewed in an anti-clockwise direction, a practice that precedents in ancient Hindu funerary rites.
I was heading down the hallway back towards the main room when I noticed a small room set off the circuit I'd been following up to now; I'd moved round the kitchen each time in a clockwise direction, and round the main room in an anti-clockwise one, door-sofa-window-door.
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