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alongside

preposition

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 as in next to, next

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2 as in over, across

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alongside

adverb

Synonyms of alongside (Entry 2 of 2)

along or close at the side
  • We waited for the other boat to come alongside.

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The first known use of alongside was in 1704

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alongside

along with

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“Alongside.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/alongside. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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