side by side

adverb
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of side by side

1 :beside one another
  • walking side by side
2 :in the same place, time, or circumstance
  • lived peacefully side by side for many years

side-by-side

adjective

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First Known Use of side by side

13th century


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