Thesaurus

aside

adverb

Synonyms of aside

(Entry 1 of 2)

as in elsewhere, apart

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for aside

aside

noun

Synonyms of aside (Entry 2 of 2)

a departure from the subject under consideration
  • as an aside, something similar happened to me years ago

Synonyms for aside

Words Related to aside

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about aside

Time Traveler for aside

Time Traveler

The first known use of aside was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Aside.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/aside. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on aside

Dictionary: Definition of aside

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with aside

Spanish Central: Translation of aside

Nglish: Translation of aside for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of aside for Arabic Speakers

Comments on aside

What made you want to look up aside? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!