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English adverb: sideway

1. sideway with one side forward or to the front


SamplesTurned sideways to show the profile.
Crabs seeming to walk sidewise.


Synonymssideways, sidewise

2. sideway from the side; obliquely


SamplesA picture lit sideways.
Scenes viewed sidewise.


Synonymssideways, sidewise

3. sideway toward one side


SamplesThe car slipped sideways into the ditch.
Leaning sideways.
A figure moving sidewise in the shadows.


Synonymssideways, sidewise









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