Shuttlewise
Shuttlewise Shut"tle*wise`, adv. Back and forth, like the movement of a shuttle. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • shuttlewise — adverb Back and forth, like a shuttle …   Wiktionary

  • shuttlewise — shuttˈlewise adverb To and fro like a shuttle • • • Main Entry: ↑shuttle …   Useful english dictionary

  • back and forth — Synonyms and related words: alternate, alternately, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, capriciously, changeably, desultorily, erratically, hitch and hike, in and out, inconstantly, mutatis mutandis, off and on, on and… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • off and on — Synonyms and related words: alternately, at irregular intervals, at random, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, brokenly, by catches, by fits, by jerks, by snatches, by turns, capriciously, changeably, desultorily,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • round and round — Synonyms and related words: alternately, anticlockwise, around, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, by turns, capriciously, changeably, clockwise, counterclockwise, desultorily, erratically, every other, head over heels …   Moby Thesaurus

  • seesaw — Synonyms and related words: Ferris wheel, Lissajous figure, alternate, alternately, alternation, back and fill, back and forth, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, battledore and shuttlecock, cant, carousel, chute the… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • to and fro — Synonyms and related words: alternately, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, by turns, capriciously, changeably, desultorily, erratically, every other, hitch and hike, in and out, in rotation, in turns, inconstantly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • up and down — Synonyms and related words: alternately, aplomb, at right angles, back and forth, backward and forward, backwards and forwards, by turns, completely, every other, exhaustively, hitch and hike, in and out, in rotation, in turns, inside out, make… …   Moby Thesaurus

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