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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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