adjective 1. directed to one side: a sidelong glance. 2. inclined or slanting to one side. 3. indirect; roundabout: sidelong comments about his appearance. adverb 4. toward the side; obliquely. adjective (prenominal) 1. directed or inclining to one side 2. indirect or oblique adverb 3. from the side; obliquely
noun, plural sidemen [sahyd-men, -muh n] /ˈsaɪdˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA) 1. an instrumentalist in a band or orchestra. 2. an instrumentalist supporting a soloist or a principal performer. noun (pl) -men 1. a member of a dance band or a jazz group other than the leader
noun, Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. 1. salt pork and bacon taken from the sides of a hog. noun 1. (US, informal) salt pork or bacon
noun 1. (in a poker game) the money or chips in a side pot.