side noun (SURFACE)
Please write on one side of the paper only. 请只在纸的一面书写。
Please use the side entrance. 请走侧门。
side noun (EDGE)
A square has four sides. 正方形有4条边。
side noun (NEXT TO)
side by side
side noun (PART)
I have a pain in my side. 我的肋部疼痛。
from side to side
- At the top of the hill I switched off the engine and we just coasted down the other side.
- We can now communicate instantly with people on the other side of the world.
- He managed to keep afloat by holding on to the side of the boat.
- In the US, you drive on the right hand side of the road, but in Britain the converse applies.
- They ran to the pool, dived in, and swam to the other side.
side noun (OPPOSING GROUP)
take sb's side
- He was cheering for the other side.
- Our commiserations to the losing side!
- The ceasefire treaty was a dead letter as soon as it was signed, as neither side ever had any intention of keeping to it.
- France play with more flair and inventiveness, whereas England are a more disciplined side.
- The teams change ends at half-time so that neither side has an unfair advantage.
side noun (OPINION)
There are at least two sides to every question. 每个问题至少有两个方面。
side noun (CHARACTER)
sideadjective [ before noun ]uk /saɪd/ us /saɪd/
We parked the car on a side street/road (= a small road, especially one that joins on to a main road). 我把汽车停在边道上。
I think that's a side issue (= a subject which is separate from the main one) which we should talk about later. 我认为这是个次要问题，我们应该以后再讨论。