Words nearby sideways
How to use sideways in a sentence
Keep the blade at a low angle, and avoid tipping the blade sideways, which could cause a corner of the metal to dig in and scratch the glass.How can I get the brown crud off my oven’s glass door?|Jeanne Huber|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Though stocks of late have traded rather sideways, December is typically a strong month for investors, and some strategists see reason to believe stocks might close out the year on a high note.‘Santa Claus’ rally could take stocks higher, even after an ‘unbelievable’ year|Anne Sraders|December 17, 2020|Fortune
It persists because his allies on Capitol Hill don’t want to get sideways with his loyal base of support.The grim overlap of increased turnout and skepticism of the results|Philip Bump|December 16, 2020|Washington Post
The SN8 rose for about five minutes, then cut off its engines and tipped sideways, presenting its undercarriage to the ground.SpaceX’s Starship flies, belly flops, and bursts into flames|Charlie Wood|December 10, 2020|Popular-Science
Federal officials also hope the event will lift a nation knocked sideways by the coronavirus pandemic and a historically divisive presidential election.What will Inauguration Day look like amid a pandemic?|Emily Davies, Justin Jouvenal|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
I push down on the pedal with my right leg and instead of propelling myself forward, I topple over sideways.
When you hit a throttle on a sprint car, the car sets sideways.Homicide or Accident in Tony Stewart’s NASCAR Scandal?|Robert Silverman|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he waltzed around the question of Arambula going sideways.
She looks sideways as the monster speaker booms and trembles and young men dance toward her.
Kuching means ‘Cat City’ in Malay; nobody will look sideways at those who hug street strays or shriek ‘pusspusspuss!’The Cat's Meow: Top 10 Destinations for Feline Fanatics|Lonely Planet|December 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Mrs. Ducksmith, deadly white, swayed sideways, and Aristide caught her in his arms and dragged her to the stone bench.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
She was so in earnest that she forgot the canoe, and the wind caught it sideways and made us roll dangerously.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
The sweat of death was already on his brow as he reeled sideways, plunging blindly across the uneven tufts of grass.Uncanny Tales|Various
The cushions supported her arm as she lay sideways—listening, and keeping perfectly still.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
The horse, frightened by the motor-cycle, was bucking and leaping sideways at the roadside.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
British Dictionary definitions for sideways
Other Idioms and Phrases with sideways
see knock for a loop (sideways); look sideways at.