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sideways

side·ways

sideways

 
pronunciation:
saId weIz
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective
phrases:
look at someone sideways
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adverb
definition: from, to, or toward the side.
Place the table sideways.
phrase: look at someone sideways
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: moving, facing, or angled toward one side.
similar words:
side
definition 2: indirect.
He gave her a sideways look.
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derivations: sidewise (adj.), sidewise (adv.)