Definition of Bendways

1. Adverb. Bendwise. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bendways

1. bendwise [adv] - See also: bendwise

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bendways

bending the truth
bendingly
bendings
bendiocarb
bendir
bendirs
bendless
bendlet
bendlets
bendly
bendrofluazide
bendroflumethiazide
bends
bends the truth
bendsome
bendways (current term)
bendwise
bendy
bendy bus
bendy straw
bendy straws
bendy tree
bendys
bene
beneaped
beneath
beneathe
beneceptor

Literary usage of Bendways

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. An Alphabetical Dictionary of Coats of Arms Belonging to Families in Great by John Woody Papworth (1874)
"Sa. a fess engr. belw. three dexter hands couped at the wrist bendways arg. ... Sa. a fess erm. betw. three dexter hands erect at the wrist and bendways arg ..."

2. The British Herald Or, Cabinet of Armorial Bearings of the Nobility & Gentry by Thomas Robson (1830)
"... bendways, each compartment being alternately of different tinctures mentioned. See PI. 1, fig. 46. Barry indented, when the lines crossing the field ..."

3. A Treatise on Heraldry, British and Foreign: With English and French Glossaries by John Woodward, George Burnett (1892)
"PERI EN BANDE—Is said of a baton placed bendways. PERI EN BARRE—Is said of a baton in bend-sinister (Plate XII., fig. 12). PERRONE, CROIX—One whose four ..."

4. Excerpta Historica: Or, Illustrations of English History (1833)
"In BC and D are two spears bendways, and in E four similar Arnu.—Quarterly, 1. Or, three lions passant Sable, armed and leagued Gales; 2. ..."

5. The Church Heraldry of Norfolk: A Description of All Coats of Arms on by Edmund Farrer (1887)
"V. A fesse engrailed between three dexter hands couped at the wrist bendways (Bates of Norfolk, Sable, on a fesse argent, between three dexter hands couped ..."

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