on the plus side

Definition of on the plus side

used to describe the more appealing or attractive part of something
  • On the minus side, the job doesn't pay very well, but on the plus side, the hours are very convenient.

Word by Word Definitions

plus play
  1. : algebraically positive

  2. : having, receiving, or being in addition to what is anticipated

  3. : falling high in a specified range

  1. : plus sign

  2. : an added quantity

  3. : a positive factor or quality

  1. : increased by : with the addition of

  2. : besides

  1. : and

  2. : in addition to which

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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