sideward

[ sahyd-werd ]
/ ˈsaɪd wərd /

adjective

directed or moving toward one side.

adverb

Also side·wards. toward one side.

Nearby words

  1. sidewalk artist,
  2. sidewalk sale,
  3. sidewalk superintendent,
  4. sidewalking,
  5. sidewall,
  6. sideway,
  7. sideways,
  8. sidewheel,
  9. sidewheeler,
  10. sidewind

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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