side·​piece ˈsīd-ˌpēs How to pronounce sidepiece (audio)
: a piece forming or contained in the side of something
the sidepiece of a carriage

Word History

First Known Use

1592, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sidepiece was in 1592

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Cite this Entry

“Sidepiece.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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