sideward

[ sahyd-werd ]
/ ˈsaɪd wərd /

adjective

directed or moving toward one side.

adverb

Also sidewards. toward one side.

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Origin of sideward

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at side1, -ward
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British Dictionary definitions for sideward

sideward
/ (ˈsaɪdwəd) /

adjective

directed or moving towards one side

adverb Also: sidewards

towards one side
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