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Definition of sideways adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    sideways

     adverb
    adverb
    NAmE//ˈsaɪdweɪz//
     
     
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  1. 1 to, toward, or from the side He looked sideways at her. The truck skidded sideways across the road.
  2. 2with one side facing forward She sat sideways on the chair. The sofa will only go through the door sideways.
sideways adjective
 
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She slid him a sideways glance. a sideways move