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sideswipe

noun [C] (REMARK)    /ˈsaɪd.swaɪp/
a remark attacking something or someone made while talking about something else : During her lecture on her discoveries , she made/took several sideswipes at the management .Remarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
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