(of two objects) meeting with the sides foremost.
with the side or sides foremost, especially in a collision:
The other car struck me side-on.
noun 1. a piece forming a side or a part of a side, or fixed by the side, of something.
- Side plate
noun a plate smaller than a dinner plate, used for side dishes like bread Examples A side plate is often 9″. Word Origin 1680 Usage Note cooking
noun 1. (in poker with table stakes) a second or subsequent pot, separate from the main pot, created when a player’s entire table stake has been bet in a main pot or another side pot and other players want to continue betting.
noun 1. one of the surfaces forming the outside of or bounding a thing, or one of the lines bounding a geometric figure. 2. either of the two broad surfaces of a thin, flat object, as a door, a piece of paper, etc. 3. one of the lateral surfaces of an object, as opposed to […]