on someone's side

Definition of on someone's side

1 :supporting someone in his or her opinion, position, etc.
  • Are you on my side or his?
  • Whose side are you on, anyway?
2 :as an advantage
  • He is not a very tall basketball player, but he does have quickness on his side.
3 :helping someone to succeed
  • Luck seems to be on your side tonight.
  • Time is on our side. We may well finish the project on time.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

side play
  1. : the right or left part of the wall or trunk of the body

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

  3. : a cut of meat including that about the ribs of one half of the body

  1. : situated on the side

  2. : of or relating to the side

  3. : directed toward or from the side

  1. : to agree with : support

  2. : to be side by side with

  3. : to set or put aside : clear away

  1. : swaggering or arrogant manner : pretentiousness


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