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English definition of “offside”


noun (VEHICLE/ROAD)    /ˌɒfˈsaɪd/ US  /ˌɑːf-/
the offside     /ðiˈɒf.saɪd/ US  /ðiˈɑːf-/ [S] the side of a vehicle that is furthest from the edge of the road and closest to the centre of the road when you are driving, i.e. (in the UK) the right side: The car was scraped all along the offside. → Compare onsideGeneral location and orientationThe exterior of vehicles
(Definition of offside noun (VEHICLE/ROAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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