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sideways

adverb or adjective side·ways \-ˌwāz\

: with one side facing forward

: to or toward the right or left side

Full Definition of SIDEWAYS

1
:  from one side
2
:  with one side forward <turn sideways>
3
a :  in a lateral direction or downward to one side <hopped sideways> <slump sideways>
b :  askance <look sideways at someone>
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First Known Use of SIDEWAYS

1577
SIDEWAYS Defined for Kids

sideways

adverb or adjective side·ways \ˈsīd-ˌwāz\

Definition of SIDEWAYS for Kids

1
:  from one side <I looked at it sideways.>
2
:  with one side forward <a sideways position> <He turned sideways to let me by.>
3
:  to one side <a sideways move> <The statue fell sideways.>

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