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synonyms for sidelong

  • ambiguous
  • ancillary
  • circuitous
  • implied
  • incidental
  • oblique
  • tortuous
  • collateral
  • circular
  • circumlocutory
  • complicated
  • contingent
  • crooked
  • devious
  • discursive
  • duplicitous
  • erratic
  • eventual
  • long
  • long way home
  • long-drawn-out
  • long-winded
  • meandering
  • obscure
  • out-of-the-way
  • periphrastic
  • rambling
  • secondary
  • serpentine
  • sinister
  • sinuous
  • snaking
  • sneaking
  • sneaky
  • subsidiary
  • twisting
  • underhand
  • vagrant
  • wandering
  • winding
  • zigzag
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antonyms for sidelong

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  • direct
  • straight
  • straightforward
  • centered
  • central
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        How to use sidelong in a sentence

        She accentuated its effect by the masculine fashion of her clothes and the way she swept back her hair sidelong from her forehead.
        THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
        Augustine looked at the Duchesse de Carigliano, and indicated the Colonel by a sidelong glance.
        AT THE SIGN OF THE CAT AND RACKETHONORE DE BALZAC
        Vyrtl, with a concentration of will, prevented his eyes from peeping sidelong at Wilkins' expression.
        THE ENVOY, HERHORACE BROWN FYFE
        He moved downwards in a sidelong way, some hundred feet down, and a good deal to the left.
        DRACULABRAM STOKER
        "I don't think so," she said, with a sidelong lifting of the heavy lashes; and I caught the color of her eyes for a second.
        IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
        His face fell, and I could see a warning of danger in it, for there was a sudden fierce, sidelong look which meant killing.
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        This last he rapped out with a sidelong glance over his shoulder; and the next moment added, almost with a scream, “Scots!”
        THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
        After a sidelong glance at Ah Sing, Wobanguli placed a caressing hand on her arm.
        THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
        Did she hear as of old—that Virgin with narrow half-open eyes and the sidelong look?
        FLORENCE AND NORTHERN TUSCANY WITH GENOAEDWARD HUTTON
        The latter gazed at him, sidelong, with humorous malice in his glance.
        THE RANGE BOSSCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER
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        WORDS RELATED TO SIDELONG

        • askew
        • disapprovingly
        • disdainfully
        • dubiously
        • obliquely
        • sidelong
        • sideways
        • skeptically
        • suspiciously
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