Definition of "sidewise" [side•wise]

  • (adverb) Sideways.

Use "sidewise" in a sentence

  • "The man, half-slipping sidewise from the saddle, so as to fall clear if the mare toppled backward, threw his weight to the front and alongside her neck."
  • "For in that instant the she-wolf leaped sidewise from the trail into the clump of spruce trees and disappeared."
  • "Bink stooped low and swung the flat of his sword sidewise, sweeping dozens of thumbnail-sized cats into the lake."

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