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side·kick

 (sīd′kĭk′)
n. Slang
A close companion or comrade.

sidekick

(ˈsaɪdˌkɪk)
n
informal a close friend or follower who accompanies another on adventures, etc

side•kick

(ˈsaɪdˌkɪk)

n.
1. a close friend.
2. a confederate or assistant.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sidekick - a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activitiessidekick - a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
cobber - Australian term for a pal
friend - a person you know well and regard with affection and trust; "he was my best friend at the university"

sidekick

noun
Slang. A person whom one knows well, likes, and trusts:
Informal: bud, buddy.
Translations

sidekick

[ˈsaɪdkɪk] Nsecuaz mf

sidekick

[ˈsaɪdkɪk] nsous-fifre m

sidekick

[ˈsaɪdˌkɪk] n (fam) (esp Am) (assistant) → braccio destro m inv; (friend) → amico/a
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