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Definition of "side by side" [side by side]

  • Alternative spelling of side-by-side. (adjective)
  • Close to each other, together (adverb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "side by side" in a sentence
  • "To elucidate her answer, Fairweather, her warm blue eyes animated behind tortoiseshell glasses, lines up three eight-and-a-half by eleven sheets of paper, turns them horizontally, and lays them side by side in one thirty-three-inch stretch."
  • "The pan of those squat, unremarkable homes, stacked side by side like rotting teeth, reminds me of the one-streetlight town near an ugly, blue-collar city where I was raised."
  • "It was Crossfield whom Armstrong came to replace, yet, recalls Armstrong, We were side by side in the office for nearly a year…."
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