choose sides

idiom

: to divide a group into two teams that will play against each other
When we chose sides in gym class, I was always the last person to be picked to be on a team.
often used figuratively
They are forcing us to choose sides in the dispute.

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“Choose sides.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choose%20sides. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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