sid·​ed | \ ˈsī-dəd How to pronounce sided (audio) \

Definition of sided

: having sides often of a specified number or kind one-sided glass-sided

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sidedness noun

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The controls are fully ambidextrous, with left and right-sided safeties, magazine release, and bolt release controls. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "The U.S. Army Selects New Submachine Gun," 2 Apr. 2019 The White House, which has thus far sided with the Justice Department over Nunes, has also been involved in the talks, multiple sources say. Manu Raju, Laura Jarrett And Jeremy Herb, CNN, "Devin Nunes invited for classified briefing at Justice Department on Russia matter," 9 May 2018 With the country's most one-sided World Cup victory, England advanced to the last 16 with a game by spare. Rob Harris,, "Harry Kane's hat trick in 6-1 rout of Panama puts England in last 16 of World Cup," 24 June 2018 With its two one-sided victories, Belgium has all but clinched a spot in the round of 16, where tougher tests are sure to await. Tariq Panja, New York Times, "Belgium Displays Its Depth in a World Cup Rout of Tunisia," 1 Mar. 2018 The Blue Jackets also have averaged more than 50 shots in their last three games, two of them one-sided victories over the Devils and Islanders. Sam Donnellon,, "Flyers-Blue Jackets preview: What about Bob (Sergei Bobrovsky)?," 16 Feb. 2018 Upon entering guests are enfolded into a canopy of trees that were collected from the property and the artistry of stonework of the massive two-sided, wood burning fireplace provides cozy nooks while nestled in bed or on the living room sofa. Hannah Seligson, Town & Country, "The Best Room At... Winvian Farm," 19 Feb. 2019 Gift options include bamboo sheets, a dual-sided blanket, the original Purple Pillow, or a mattress protector. Blake Bakkila, Good Housekeeping, "The Most Insane Presidents' Day Mattress Sales for Casper, Serta and More," 16 Feb. 2019 Secure the plywood to the three-sided hardwood frame with glue and nails. Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, "Three Ways to Build Your Own Shelves," 24 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of sided

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of sided

: having sides usually of a specified number or kind


sid·​ed | \ ˈsī-dəd\

Kids Definition of sided

: having sides often of a stated number or kind a four-sided figure

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