to the side
Definition of to the side
1 : in a direction that is away from or beyond the center of something The statue is leaning to the side. —often + of Pull over to the side of the road.
2 : to a place that is on one side : away from other people Please move/step to the side. She took the boy to the side and told him to behave.
3 : in a state in which something is not dealt with, done, or used until a later time : aside Let's put/leave that question to the side for a moment. He set his household chores to the side to finish writing his essay. They managed to put some money to the side every month.
Word by Word Definitions
: the right or left part of the wall or trunk of the body
: one of the halves of the animal body on either side of the median plane
: one longitudinal half of a hide
: situated on the side
: of or relating to the side
: directed toward or from the side
: to agree with : support
: to be side by side with
: to set or put aside : clear away
: swaggering or arrogant manner : pretentiousness
Seen and Heard
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