driver's side


: the side of the car where the driver sits
The front door on the driver's side is scratched.

Examples of driver's side in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Officers found Bryan Ramon Williams, 37, outside the driver's side of a car. Kristine Phillips, The Indianapolis Star, 12 June 2024 The vehicle, which stopped in the southbound lanes, appeared to collide with part of the bridge structure, causing the driver's side door to come off. Leo Bertucci, The Courier-Journal, 12 June 2024 The semi was eastbound on State 95, approaching the intersection, when the van, which was northbound on County J, entered the intersection and was struck by the semi on its driver's side. Drew Dawson, Journal Sentinel, 11 Mar. 2024 In broad daylight, a man wearing a black mask and wielding a gun emerged from the Acura and approached the driver's side of the woman's car while she was stopped at a red light, before presumably ordering her to let him in. Becca Longmire, Peoplemag, 26 Apr. 2024 One of the suspects could be seen opening the driver's door before the driver's side passenger door also opened. Pilar Arias, Fox News, 14 Apr. 2024 McConnell was the last officer to arrive on the scene and rammed his patrol vehicle into the driver's side of Brown's car, the lawsuit says, boxing him in and cutting off all means of escape. Patrick Smith, NBC News, 4 Mar. 2024 Multiple bullet holes were found in the pickup's driver's side door window, passenger side body and rear window. Ron Wood,, 18 Mar. 2024 The next morning, the man fired once at a cruiser on Interstate 295, police said, causing the vehicle to sustain a gunshot to the driver's side door and shattering the driver's side window. Rebecca Cohen, NBC News, 4 Feb. 2024

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“Driver's side.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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