- a longitudinal division of an interior area, as in a church, separated from the main area by an arcade or the like.
- any of the longitudinal divisions of a church or the like.
THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ IS HARDLY A DODDLE!
Idioms for aisle
Origin of aisle
OTHER WORDS FROM aisleaisled, adjectiveun·aisled, adjective
Words nearby aisle
Example sentences from the Web for aisle
CEOs need not call out individuals or political parties or take potshots at leaders on either side of the aisle.Why CEOs must take action on democracy and election integrity—and how they can do it|matthewheimer|August 27, 2020|Fortune
I hope my friends across the aisle will continue to make this a bipartisan effort instead of catering to the shifting views the President conveys over Twitter.Congressional Dems: New Surveillance Bill Strikes Right Balance|Jesse Marx|June 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
He was alarmed to see the toilet-paper aisle completely cleaned out.What Happens When Everyone Stays Home to Eat? (Ep. 412)|Stephen J. Dubner|April 9, 2020|Freakonomics
The mistletoe must have been hanging right across the aisle on Capital Hill.
But from the outside, from my side of the aisle, the situation seems very clear.
Princess Ariel and Prince Eric walk down the aisle, and are greeted by a stout clergyman who is allegedly too happy to see them.When the Religious Right Attacked ‘The Little Mermaid’|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many from his side of the aisle are now just as wrong on this issue as his opponents are.The Pipeline From Hell: There’s No Good Reason to Build Keystone XL|Jack Holmes|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Luggage spilled into the aisle as the bus pulled out of the station.On the Bus: Ukraine’s Frontline Express Across the Battle Lines|Ted Phillips|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It came about through her trying to help Etta Spears, who sat across the aisle from Tess.The Corner House Girls' Odd Find|Grace Brooks Hill
He and his mother were seated about five rows back from the front row on the edge of the aisle.Carnac's Folly, Complete|Gilbert Parker
The steps to the vault, as has been stated, were on the outside of the building, immediately under the aisle wall.A Pair of Blue Eyes|Thomas Hardy
The following arrangement is frequently observed: The ushers enter first, walking slowly down the aisle two by two.Book of Etiquette|Lillian Eichler
Anyway, when She had turned Her beautiful head and smiled across the aisle, it had been at him.The Very Small Person|Annie Hamilton Donnell