choose sides

Definition of choose sides

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to select freely and after consideration

    :  to decide on especially by vote :  elect

    :  to have a preference for

sideplay sides
  1. :  the right or left part of the wall or trunk of the body

    :  one of the halves of the animal body on either side of the median plane

    :  one longitudinal half of a hide

  1. :  situated on the side

    :  of or relating to the side

    :  directed toward or from the side

  1. :  to agree with :  support

    :  to be side by side with

    :  to set or put aside :  clear away

  1. :  swaggering or arrogant manner :  pretentiousness

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to cast off or become cast off

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