verb (used without object), si·dled, si·dling.
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Origin of sidle
OTHER WORDS FROM sidlesi·dling·ly, adverbun·si·dling, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for sidle
President Obama drew close and Reverend Graham sidled up to the president in his sitting chair.When Obama Visited Billy Graham, Each Man Prayed for the Other|Joshua DuBois|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He sidled up to a plainclothes security officer and thrust the box toward him.
The revelation was made soon after tea, when she sidled close up to him as they paced slowly along the sea-front in the dusk.The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories|Algernon Blackwood
He hated scenes and tiresome debates as he hated people who cringed and sidled before him.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
He sidled back again with me behind him, wondering how far one fair kick would lift him.The Yeoman Adventurer|George W. Gough
"Oh, it must be, I'm sure," said Lady George; and the countess sidled off to the bishop's fat wife.The Kellys and the O'Kellys|Anthony Trollope
And carefully covering Miss Baby from view, Nannie sidled along to her chair.The Gentle Art of Cooking Wives|Elizabeth Strong Worthington