pull aside

Definition of pull aside

:to take (someone) to one side away from other people for a private conversation
  • The reporter pulled me aside and asked if I knew who was in charge.

Word by Word Definitions

aside play
  1. : to or toward the side

  2. : away from others or into privacy

  3. : out of the way especially for future use : away

  1. : an utterance not meant to be heard by someone

  2. : a comment or discussion that does not relate directly to the main subject being discussed : digression

  1. : beyond, past


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