side·​piece | \ ˈsīd-ˌpēs How to pronounce sidepiece (audio) \

Definition of sidepiece

: a piece forming or contained in the side of something the sidepiece of a carriage

Examples of sidepiece in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web If a woman onscreen was not a spouse or a sidepiece who had forgotten her own personality while volunteering to be a man's soul for him, then her singlelady days were meaningless and cursed, especially on national holidays. Leah Greenblatt,, 12 Sep. 2022 After being the belle of the ball for WarnerMedia, AEW received all the fanfare of a sidepiece under this new regime, which recently ousted staunch AEW supporter Brett Weitz. Alfred Konuwa, Forbes, 19 May 2022 After Tom Hanks and his misguided hair choices played Brown’s hero in the Da Vinci Code and its subsequent movies, this show casts Ashley Zukerman, a.k.a. Shiv’s sidepiece from Succession, as a younger, jockier version of the symbology professor. Jackson Mchenry, Vulture, 7 Oct. 2021

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First Known Use of sidepiece

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sidepiece was in 1592

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15 Sep 2022

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“Sidepiece.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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