Definition of edgeways in English:

edgeways

Pronunciation /ˈejˌwāz/ /ˈɛdʒˌweɪz/

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adverb

British
  • With the edge uppermost or toward the viewer.

    • ‘an electric fan is quieter heard edgeways on than from in front or behind’
    sideways, sidewise, sidelong, sideward, edgewise, edgeways, side, flank, wing, indirect, oblique, slanting

Phrases

    get a word in edgeways
    British
    • usually with negative Contribute to a conversation with difficulty because the other speaker talks almost without pause.

      • ‘give him a bit of limelight and away he goes—no one else can get a word in edgeways’