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- adv. Back and forth, like a shuttle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Back and forth, like the movement of a shuttle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Like a shuttle; with the motion of a shuttle.
But cool airs crept along the water, and the ferry-boats, thrust shuttlewise back and forth between either shore, made a refreshing sound as they crushed a broad course to foam with their paddles.