sideward
or sidewards adverb Date: 15th century toward a side

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  • sideward — [sīd′wərd] adv., adj. directed or moving toward one side: also sidewards adv …   English World dictionary

  • sideward — side|ward1 [ saıdwərd ] adjective toward one side or at one side sideward side|ward 2 [ saıdwərd ] or side|wards [ saıdwərdz ] adverb toward one side …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sideward — I UK [ˈsaɪdwə(r)d] / US [ˈsaɪdwərd] adjective towards one side, or at one side II = sidewards sideward UK [ˈsaɪdwə(r)d] / US [saɪdwərd] or sidewards UK [ˈsaɪdwə(r)dz] / US [ˈsaɪdwərdz] adverb towards one side …   English dictionary

  • sideward — side ► NOUN 1) a position to the left or right of an object, place, or central point. 2) either of the two halves of something regarded as divided by an imaginary central line. 3) an upright or sloping surface of a structure or object that is not …   English terms dictionary

  • sideward — /suyd weuhrd/, adj. 1. directed or moving toward one side. adv. 2. Also, sidewards. toward one side. [1400 50; late ME; see SIDE1, WARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • sideward — 1. adjective toward a side 2. adverb toward a side …   Wiktionary

  • sideward — Synonyms and related words: ascending, axial, back, back flowing, backward, crabwise, descending, down trending, downward, drifting, flanking, flowing, fluent, flying, glancing, going, gyrational, gyratory, lateral, laterally, lee, leeward,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sideward — side·ward || saɪdwÉ™(r)d adv. to the side, in the direction of the side …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sideward — side·ward …   English syllables

  • sideward — side•ward [[t]ˈsaɪd wərd[/t]] adj. 1) directed or moving toward one side 2) Also, side′wards. toward one side • Etymology: 1400–50 …   From formal English to slang

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