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On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sidewise, such as: oblique, crabwise, edgeways, flanking, side by side, and sidelong.

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How to use sidewise in a sentence

  • As they went cutting sidewise through the water, the sails bellied taut, with the wind filling and overflowing them.

  • There's a little one inside—so narrow and twisted, Jim, that even I can hardly walk straight up it but have to go sidewise.

    Dorothy at Skyrie | Evelyn Raymond
  • The latter glanced at her sidewise and a shrewd little smile hovered about her lips for a moment, which Jess did not observe.

  • Round cloud vapors split sidewise on the wedges of the rocks.

    The Dragon Painter | Mary McNeil Fenollosa
  • Tatsu flung himself sidewise upon the floor, and made as if to rise; then, in a dull reaction, settled back into his place.

    The Dragon Painter | Mary McNeil Fenollosa

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