nearside

adjective near·side \ ˈnir-ˌsīd \

Definition of nearside

British
: left-hand 1

nearside

noun

Examples of nearside in a Sentence

  1. The car's nearside headlight is out.

First Known Use of nearside

1723

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Definition of nearside for English Language Learners

  • : on the left side


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