Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb Lengthwise.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Along; lengthwise of; from end to end of.
  • Along; lengthwise.
  • Continuously; from end to end.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Archaic Lengthwise; along.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • preposition Along (as opposed to across), from end to end of.
  • adverb From end to end.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Old English andlang ( > along), re-formed by popular etymology in Middle English as end + long; partly from Old Norse cognate endlangr.

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