Found 3 items, similar to side.
English → Indonesian
pihak, pinggang, pinggir, sisi
English → English
adj 1: located on a side; “side fences”
; “the side porch”
2: added as a consequence or supplement; “a side benefit”
n 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
4: 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”
5: 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”
6: a line segment forming part of the perimeter of a plane
figure; “the hypotenuse of a right triangle is always the
7: 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
8: a family line of descent; “he gets his brains from his
9: a lengthwise dressed half of an animal's carcass used for
food [syn: side of meat
10: an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an
argument or dispute; “there are two sides to every
11: an elevated geological formation; “he climbed the steep
; “the house was built on the side of the mountain”
12: (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side
or releasing it with a sharp twist [syn: English
v 1: take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy
for; “We all rooted for the home team”
; “I'm pulling for
; “Are you siding with the defender of the
2: take the side of; be on the side of; “Whose side are you
; “Why are you taking sides with the accused?”
[syn: go with
] [ant: straddle
English → English
(s[imac]d), n. [AS. s[=i]de; akin to D. zijde, G.
seite, OHG. s[=i]ta, Icel. s[=i]?a, Dan. side, Sw. sida; cf.
AS. s[=i]d large, spacious, Icel. s[=i]?r long, hanging.]
1. The margin, edge, verge, or border of a surface;
especially (when the thing spoken of is somewhat oblong in
shape), one of the longer edges as distinguished from the
shorter edges, called ends; a bounding line of a
geometrical figure; as, the side of a field, of a square
or triangle, of a river, of a road, etc.
3. Any outer portion of a thing considered apart from, and
yet in relation to, the rest; as, the upper side of a
sphere; also, any part or position viewed as opposite to
or contrasted with another; as, this or that side.
Looking round on every side beheld
A pathless desert. --Milton.
(a) One of the halves of the body, of an animals or man,
on either side of the mesial plane; or that which
pertains to such a half; as, a side of beef; a side of
(b) The right or left part of the wall or trunk of the
body; as, a pain in the side.
One of the soldiers with a spear pierced his
side. --John xix.
5. A slope or declivity, as of a hill, considered as opposed
to another slope over the ridge.
Along the side of yon small hill. --Milton.
6. The position of a person or party regarded as opposed to
another person or party, whether as a rival or a foe; a
body of advocates or partisans; a party; hence, the
interest or cause which one maintains against another; a
doctrine or view opposed to another.
God on our side, doubt not of victory. --Shak.
We have not always been of the . . . same side in
Sets the passions on the side of truth. --Pope.
7. A line of descent traced through one parent as
distinguished from that traced through another.
To sit upon thy father David's throne,
By mother's side thy father. --Milton.
8. Fig.: Aspect or part regarded as contrasted with some
other; as, the bright side of poverty.
By the side of
, close at hand; near to.
. (Fort.) See Exterior
, and Illust. of
(Fort.), the line drawn from the center of
one bastion to that of the next, or the line curtain
produced to the two oblique radii in front. --H. L. Scott.
Side by side
, close together and abreast; in company or
To choose sides
, to select those who shall compete, as in a
game, on either side.
To take sides
, to attach one's self to, or give assistance
to, one of two opposing sides or parties.
1. Of or pertaining to a side, or the sides; being on the
side, or toward the side; lateral.
One mighty squadron with a side wind sped. --Dryden.
2. Hence, indirect; oblique; collateral; incidental; as, a
side issue; a side view or remark.
The law hath no side respect to their persons.
3. [AS. s[=i]d. Cf Side
, n.] Long; large; extensive. [Obs.
or Scot.] --Shak.
His gown had side sleeves down to mid leg.
, in breech-loading firearms, a mechanism for
operating the breech block, which is moved by a lever that
, weapons worn at the side, as sword, bayonet,
, an ax of which the handle is bent to one side.
(Eng. Law.), a rule authorized by the courts
to be granted by their officers as a matter of course,
without formal application being made to them in open
court; -- so called because anciently moved for by the
attorneys at side bar, that is, informally. --Burril.
, a box or inclosed seat on the side of a theater.
To insure a side-box station at half price.
(a) one of two safety chains connecting a tender with a
locomotive, at the sides.
(b) (Chem.) a chain of atoms attached to the main
structure of a large molecule, especially of a
, a canal or road branching out from the main one.
, one of the dishes subordinate to the main
, a glance or brief look to one side.
(Carp.), a notched piece of wood for clamping a
board to something, as a bench.
, a working beam of a side-lever engine.
, a marine steam engine having a working
beam of each side of the cylinder, near the bottom of the
engine, communicating motion to a crank that is above
(Steam Engine), a steam or exhaust pipe
connecting the upper and lower steam chests of the
cylinder of a beam engine.
, a plane in which the cutting edge of the iron
is at the side of the stock.
(Carp.), posts in a truss, usually placed in
pairs, each post set at the same distance from the middle
of the truss, for supporting the principal rafters,
hanging the tiebeam, etc.
(a) One of the rods which connect the piston-rod crosshead
with the side levers, in a side-lever engine.
(b) See Parallel rod
, under Parallel
(Firearms), one of the screws by which the lock
is secured to the side of a firearm stock.
, a table placed either against the wall or aside
from the principal table.
(Mach.), a cutting tool, used in a lathe or
planer, having the cutting edge at the side instead of at
, a wind from one side; hence, an indirect attack,
or indirect means. --Wright.
, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Sided
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To lean on one side. [Obs.] --Bacon.
2. To embrace the opinions of one party, or engage in its
interest, in opposition to another party; to take sides;
as, to side with the ministerial party.
All side in parties, and begin the attack. --Pope.
, v. t.
1. To be or stand at the side of; to be on the side toward.
His blind eye that sided Paridell. --Spenser.
2. To suit; to pair; to match. [Obs.] --Clarendon.
3. (Shipbuilding) To work (a timber or rib) to a certain
thickness by trimming the sides.
4. To furnish with a siding; as, to side a house.