: to move out of the way of : avoid <sidestep a blow>
: to avoid an issue or decision
— side·step·per noun
Examples of SIDESTEP
- She sidestepped the reporter's question.
- They're sidestepping the real issue.
First Known Use of SIDESTEP
Related to SIDESTEP
- beat, bypass, dodge, get around, shortcut, circumvent, skirt
- comply (with), follow, keep, obey, observe
Rhymes with SIDESTEP
, half step
, in step
, keep step
, route step
, whole step
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