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. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  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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