sidelings

adverb
side·​lings | \ ˈsītlə̇nz, -liŋz \
variants: or less commonly sidelins \ -​lə̇nz \

Definition of sidelings

1 dialectal, British : sideways
2 dialectal, British : alongside
3 dialectal, British : furtively, stealthily

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History and Etymology for sidelings

Middle English sidelinges, from side entry 1 + -linges -lings

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“Sidelings.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sidelings. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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