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Definition of the noun sidle
What does sidle mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: sidles
- A sideways movement.
- A furtive advance.
Definition of the verb sidle
What does sidle mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: sidled | sidling | sidles
- move unobtrusively or furtively
- example: The young man began to sidle near the pretty girl sitting on the log
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula there [Verb] [Theme, indefinite] [Path Preposition] [Location] There jumped a little white rabbit out of the box there [Verb] [Path Preposition] [Location, concrete] [Theme, indefinite] There jumped out of the box a little white rabbit [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] He skated Penny | Tom jumped the horse [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Adjective] Bill rolled the drawer open | He rode her seasick | He skated Penny exhausted | Tom walked the dog exhausted [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] to / into [Oblique, state] Bill rolled the drawer to an open position | He rode her to sickness | He skated Penny to exhaustion | Tom walked the dog to exhaustion [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Spatial Preposition] [Location] Tom jumped the horse over the fence [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] The horse jumped [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Location, concrete] The horse jumped the stream [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] to / into [Oblique 2, state] Claire skated her skates blades to shreds | She waltzed herself to sickness | We walked ourselves into a state of exhaustion [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] [Path Preposition] [Oblique 2] Tom ran the soles off his shoes [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Spatial Preposition] [Location] The horse jumped over the fence [Path Preposition] [Location] [Verb] [Theme] Out of the box jumped a little white rabbit
Verbs of Motion (with the same syntax): amble, backpack, bolt, bounce, bound, bowl, canter, carom, cavort, charge, clamber, climb, clump, coast, crawl, creep, dart, dash, dodder, drift, file, flit, float, fly, frolic, gallop, gambol, glide, goose step, hasten, hike, hobble, hop, hurry, hurtle, inch, jog, journey, jump, leap, limp, lollop, lope, lumber, lurch, march, meander, mince, mosey, nip, pad, parade, perambulate, plod, prance, promenade, prowl, race, ramble, roam, roll, romp, rove, run, rush, sashay, saunter, scamper, scoot, scram, scramble, scud, scurry, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, skedaddle, skip, skitter, skulk, sleepwalk, slide, slink, slither, slog, slouch, sneak, somersault, speed, stagger, step, stomp, stray, streak, stride, stroll, strut, stumble, stump, swagger, sweep, swerve, swim, tack, tear, tiptoe, toddle, toil, totter, tour, traipse, tramp, travel, trek, troop, trot, trudge, trundle, vault, waddle, wade, walk, wander, weave, whiz, zigzag, zoom.
- lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
- more generic word: move = move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
- move sideways
Alternative definition of the verb sidle
- To move sideways.
- To advance in a furtive, coy or unobtrusive manner.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for sidle
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history wayne county, ohio (1878)
by ben douglass
Sidle is a farmer and stock-raiser, one of the largest real estate ...
Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey
Sidle, e. g. to go fidle-sidle, marcher guinguois, vacillare, wackeln (wie eine Ente) watscheln. To Sidle, ramper, sich schmiegen, sich anschmiegen. - Siege (of a City) (sihdsch) fege, obsidio, eine Belagerung. + Siege (by Stool) selle, latrina, ein ...
by George FULTON (and KNIGHT (George))
an assistant to the churchwarden Sideways, side'was, Sidewise, side'wise, Sidle, sidle, v. to go with the body the narrowest way ...
by George Fulton, George Knight (of Edinburgh.)
Sidle, sidle, v. to go with the body the narrowest war Siege, sege, n. the besieging of a place Sieve, sive, n. a bolter ; a searce Sift, sift, v. to separate by a sieve ; to try Sigh, si, n. a mournful breathing — v.
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
Walk for pleasure in the country—hike Walk from place to place—perambulate Walk furtively—sidle, slink Walk haltingly—hobble Walk heavily—plod, footslog, trudge Walk in a leisurely manner—mosey, saunter Walk in a procession—march , ...
by Stephen L. Vaughn
The highly effective press censorshipscheme used during the Gulfconflict wasborne of the recommendations of a1984 government commission on press war coverage, namedfor retired Army Major General Winant Sidle, a former press officer ...
Mongolian English Dictionary (2013)
Sidle properly, Sidle ownership, xyBHHH ...
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David M. Sidle
Co. A, 194th OH. Infantry
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Scrabble value of S1I1D2L1E1
The value of this 5-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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