side road


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Noun1.side road - a minor road branching off of a main roadside road - a minor road branching off of a main road
road, route - an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
Translations
طَريق جانِبي
vedlejší cesta
sidevej
mellékút
hliîargata
vedľajšia cesta
ara sokakyan yol

side road

nstrada secondaria

side

(said) noun
1. (the ground beside) an edge, border or boundary line. He walked round the side of the field; He lives on the same side of the street as me.
2. a surface of something. A cube has six sides.
3. one of the two of such surfaces which are not the top, bottom, front, or back. There is a label on the side of the box.
4. either surface of a piece of paper, cloth etc. Don't waste paper – write on both sides!
5. the right or left part of the body. I've got a pain in my side.
6. a part or division of a town etc. He lives on the north side of the town.
7. a slope (of a hill). a mountain-side.
8. a point of view; an aspect. We must look at all sides of the problem.
9. a party, team etc which is opposing another. Whose side are you on?; Which side is winning?
adjective
additional, but less important. a side issue.
-side
(the ground etc beside) the edge of something. He walked along the dockside/quayside; a roadside café.
-sided
having (a certain number or type of) sides. a four-sided figure.
ˈsidelong adjective, adverb
from or to the side; not directly. a sidelong glance; He glanced sidelong.
ˈsideways adjective, adverb
to or towards one side. He moved sideways; a sideways movement.
ˈsideburns noun plural
the usually short hair grown on the side of a man's face in front of the ears.
side effect
an additional (often bad) effect of a drug etc. These pills have unpleasant side effects.
ˈsidelight noun
a light fixed to the side, or at the side of the front or back, of a car, boat etc. He switched his sidelights on when it began to get dark.
ˈsideline noun
1. a business etc carried on outside one's regular job or activity. He runs a mail-order business as a sideline.
2. the line marking one of the long edges of a football pitch etc.
ˈsidelines noun plural
the position or point of view of a person not actually taking part in a sport, argument etc. He threw in the occasional suggestion from the sidelines.
side road
a small, minor road.
ˈsidesteppast tense, past participle ˈsidestepped verb
1. to step to one side. He sidestepped as his attacker tried to grab him.
2. to avoid. to sidestep a problem.
ˈside-street noun
a small, minor street. The man ran down a side-street and disappeared.
ˈsidetrack verb
to turn (a person) aside from what he was about to do. I intended to write letters this evening, but was sidetracked into going to the pictures instead.
ˈsidewalk noun
(American) a pavement or footpath.
from all sides
from every direction. People were running towards him from all sides.
on all sides
all around. With enemies on all sides, we were trapped.
side by side
beside one another; close together. They walked along the street side by side.
side with
to give support to in an argument etc. Don't side with him against us!
take sides
to choose to support a particular opinion, group etc against another. Everybody in the office took sides in the dispute.
References in classic literature ?
Al Robinson who once owned a farm on a side road leading off Trunion Pike, east of Winesburg and two miles beyond the town limits.
The wagonette swung round into a side road, and we curved upward through deep lanes worn by centuries of wheels, high banks on either side, heavy with dripping moss and fleshy hart's-tongue ferns.
To make it the more extraordinary, there was no side road at this point down which he could have gone.
Road surface from endowment school north side road t shape road in 4th division of kakinada municipal corporation
After the game, his wife Norma is believed to have been driving when they collided with a car coming out of a side road.
Jubilee regularly stages children's events, running the popular Kidz Club at the church on Hose Side Road every month.
They could not spot the tractor trolley standing along side road due to sharp lights of truck coming from opposite side and their motorcycle collided with it.
He suggested contacting Cardiff Bus and taxi companies to ask them to reduce speeds near the side road junctions where the solid bus lane white line stops.
The uncontrolled vehicle hit the barriers, which dividing into the side road and the highway.
Summary: Residents of Dawoud al-Ali briefly blocked a side road in the Iqlim al-Kharroub region southeast of Beirut Friday, protesting the heaps of garbage accumulating in Sibline's temporary landfill and the resulting pollution.
A source in the province told SANA's correspondent that terrorists detonated an explosive device on a side road east of Shaqa town while a tractor was passing by, and then fired two mortar shells at civilians who had gathered at the site of the attack.
Main roads should get a lot more time than side roads but very often this is not the case and in fact in some cases the side road gets a lot more time than the main road.