side/ saɪd /

one of the surfaces forming the outside of or bounding a thing, or one of the lines bounding a geometric figure.
either of the two broad surfaces of a thin, flat object, as a door, a piece of paper, etc.
one of the lateral surfaces of an object, as opposed to the front, back, top, and bottom.

being at or on one side:
the side aisles of a theater.
coming from one side.

verb phrases past and past participle sid·ed, present participle sid·ing.
side with/against, to favor or support or refuse to support one group, opinion, etc., against opposition; take sides, as in a dispute:
He always sides with the underdog.

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