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English definition of “take/lead sb on/to one side”

take/lead sb on/to one side

to have a private talk with someone: Bill's father took him to one side and told him to stop behaving so badly.Secrecy and privacyInformal talking and conversation
(Definition of take/lead sb on/to one side from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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