anticlockwise anticlockwise

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) in the direction opposite to the rotation of the hands of a clock
  2. (adv) in a direction opposite to the direction in which the hands of a clock move

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It takes about one-half to 1 turns anticlockwise to remove the tick's head.
  2. The course direction is anticlockwise a quirk matched at Formula One events only by Turkey and Brazil and drivers will need to expertly negotiate a total of 23 corners.

News

  • First visit to Intercity Istanbul Park for the series

    Rome (Italy) - The eni FIM Superbike World Championship will be racing this weekend, for the first time ever, at the Intercity Istanbul Park. Located in the Asian side of the largest city in Turkey, the track is 5,340 m long, with 8 left handers, 6 right turns and runs in anticlockwise direction. New leader after the German Round Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) is the only rider in ... Keep ...
    on September 13, 2013     Source: Motorsport.com

Quotes

  • "I'm very focused for this GP and well prepared. I'm not preoccupied with the thought that it could be dusty for the tyres, nor that it goes anticlockwise because I did a lot of training in Paul Ricard," Narain told PTI in an exclusive interview.
    on Apr 21, 2005 By: Narain Karthikeyan Source: Hindu

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