fanwise

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

fan +‎ -wise

Adjective[edit]

fanwise (not comparable)

  1. In a radial arrangement resembling a hand-held fan.

Adverb[edit]

fanwise (not comparable)

  1. In a fanwise manner.
    • 1886, Henri Garenne, The Art of Modern Conjuring
      The two of diamonds being handed back, lay it on the table, and then take off the four top cards from the pack and spread them fanwise on the table...