Definition of SIDES

noun : SIDES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location; "they always sat on the right side of the church"; "he never left my side" ;

  • 2. (

    ) one of two or more contesting groups; "the Confederate side was prepared to attack" ;

  • 3. (

    ) either the left or right half of a body; "he had a pain in his side" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a surface forming part of the outside of an object; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"; "they travelled across the face of the continent" ;

  • 5. (

    ) an extended outer surface of an object; "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house" ;

  • 6. (

    ) an aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect); "he was on the heavy side"; "he is on the purchasing side of the business"; "it brought out his better side" ;

  • 7. (

    ) a line segment forming part of the perimeter of a plane figure; "the hypotenuse of a right triangle is always the longest side" ;

  • 8. (

    ) a family line of descent; "he gets his brains from his father's side" ;

  • 10. (

    ) an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute; "there are two sides to every question" ;

  • 11. (

    ) an elevated geological formation; "he climbed the steep slope"; "the house was built on the side of a mountain" ;

  • 12. (

    ) (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist ;

verb : SIDES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) take sides for or against; "Who are you siding with?"; "I'm siding against the current candidate" ;

Adjective : SIDES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) located on a side; "side fences"; "the side porch" ;


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