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They were not to be turned over to the regular coal yards; they were to be side-tracked and held for emergencies.

The beleaguered passengers on No. 1, side-tracked in the yards, watched the preparations Sankey was making to clear the line.

So now on this bright afternoon to hear him complain of being side-tracked, of no use in the world, worried her.

My father duly made the offer that I had side-tracked by anticipation.

The Nadia was in and side-tracked, with a sleepy porter on guard.


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On this page you'll find 77 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to side-tracked, such as: deserted, discarded, dissipated, dropped, dumped, and eliminated.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.