side by side

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

side by side (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of side-by-side

Adverb[edit]

side by side (not comparable)

  1. (literally) Beside or alongside one another; close to one another and abreast.
    The new houses were built side by side, facing the lake.
  2. (figuratively) In peace.
  3. (figuratively) With a common purpose.
    The soldiers of XX and YY were fighting side by side against a common enemy.

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