Definitions

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  • adv. With the flat side downward; not edgewise.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. With the flat side downward; not edgewise.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With the flat side downward; not edgewise.

Etymologies

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flat +‎ long

Examples

  • Joy, since words were out of the question, administered a corporeal admonition with his sword flatlong, and Damaris

    Margaret

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