(from) side to side

idiom

: moving to the left and then to the right
She shook her head from side to side in disagreement.
waving the flags from side to side
He moved side to side on the tennis court.

Examples of (from) side to side in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web She was joined by pal Brittany Mahomes, who is Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes' wife, and Kelce’s mom, Donna Kelce, swaying from side to side. Athena Sobhan, Peoplemag, 10 May 2024 Hips start moving from side to side as the music plays on and Curruchich descends into the crowd, turning a sit-down concert into a full-fledged dance party. Cerys Davies, Los Angeles Times, 8 May 2024 Russian twists: Sit on the floor with knees bent, lean back slightly, and rotate your torso from side to side while holding an optional weight. Angela Haupt, TIME, 24 Apr. 2024 Lawyers in the office of New York Attorney General Letitia James accused him of witness intimidation one day as his whispers during a real estate executive's testimony turned toward loud rasps — his head bobbing from side to side, shaking in apparent disparagement. Graham Kates, CBS News, 24 Apr. 2024 Shifting the controller forward in your hand points the Avata down toward the ground, pulling it back points the drone up, and tilting it side to side banks and turns. Jim Fisher, PCMAG, 11 Apr. 2024 The Kylie Skin founder winked at the camera and shared a pout before shaking her head from side to side and tousling her hair. Jenny Haward, Peoplemag, 6 Apr. 2024 The adorable penguin flaps its flippers and dances, bobbing from side to side. Maya Polton, Parents, 29 Mar. 2024 In the videos, Cameron Shoppach holds up dogs underneath their front legs and swings them side to side, with their hind legs dangling. John Tuohy, The Indianapolis Star, 28 Mar. 2024

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“(from) side to side.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%28from%29%20side%20to%20side. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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