Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Definitions for sidle
- to move sideways or obliquely.
- to edge along furtively.
- a sidling movement.
Get the Word of the Day Email
Citations for sidle
I don't want to sidle up to the wrong man. Not that I'd really know how to sidle.
Turning his own back on the Bank of England, Dave would sidle down to the river, then idle over one of the bridges.
Origin of sidle
Sidle is a backformation of the word sideling which means "sidelong or sideways; obliquely."