Definitions of sideways

  1. with one side forward or to the front; "turned sideways to show the profile"; "crabs seeming to walk sidewise" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. toward one side; "the car slipped sideways into the ditch"; "leaning sideways"; "a figure moving sidewise in the shadows" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. from the side; obliquely; "a picture lit sideways"; "scenes viewed sidewise" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Toward or from the side; sidewise. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Laterally; on, or towards, one side. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. Toward, or on one side; laterally; inclining. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. (of movement) at an angle Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for sideways

  1. He had both hands on the bridle the next moment, and leaning down sideways fancied there was nobody in the sleigh. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  2. I did not mean to harm him, and do not think I did, but he slipped sideways through the water ever after that. – Lord Dolphin by Harriet A. Cheever