Examples of sidekick in a Sentence
the mayor and his sidekick
movie heroes invariably have a trusty sidekick, who often provides comic relief
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After four years in the NBA -- the last playing second fiddle in Oklahoma City to the most ball-dominant player in league history -- Oladipo isn’t interested in playing the role of sidekick anymore.
On that late fall afternoon Captain Finney and his two bomb squad sidekicks left headquarters to call on James A. Brussel, a psychiatrist with expertise in the workings of the criminal mind.
Previously Darci Lynne opted for puppets that more resembled humans, winning the hearts of viewers with her sidekick Katie the singing cowgirl.
At 63, Brown has spent his whole life as a sidekick.
The green-haired villain looked truly vanquished as the SacNinja and his sidekicks wrapped him in rope and locked him in a cage in Cesar Chavez Plaza on Wednesday.
That’s where those bacterial sidekicks come into play again.
In the fourth gallery, Priss and her sidekick take 3D form.
And the player that was once James' perfect sidekick is not the one the Cavs will be signing Wednesday.
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First Known Use of sidekick
Synonymsadjunct, adjutant, aid, aide, apprentice, assistant, coadjutor, deputy, helpmate, helpmeet, lieutenant, mate, helper
Related Wordsattendant, handmaiden (also handmaid), maid, maidservant, scullion, servant; auxiliary, legman, subordinate, underling; employee (also employe), hand, help, hireling, laborer, swamper, worker; gal Friday, girl Friday; man Friday, right hand; aide-de-camp
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