Definition of “sidestep” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “sidestep” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sidestepverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈsɑɪdˌstep/ -pp-

to avoid something:

[ T ] She skillfully sidestepped questions about her past.

A person or animal who sidesteps moves quickly to the side.

(Definition of “sidestep” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)