What are some opposite words for side?

Antonyms for side
saɪd

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term side.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. side(noun)

    a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location

    "they always sat on the right side of the church"; "he never left my side"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  2. side(noun)

    one of two or more contesting groups

    "the Confederate side was prepared to attack"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  3. side(noun)

    either the left or right half of a body

    "he had a pain in his side"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  4. side, face(noun)

    a surface forming part of the outside of an object

    "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"

    Synonyms:
    facial expression, incline, human face, look, face, grimace, font, slope, aspect, typeface, case, expression, nerve, fount, boldness, position, brass, cheek, side of meat

  5. side(noun)

    an extended outer surface of an object

    "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  6. side(noun)

    an aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect)

    "he was on the heavy side"; "he is on the purchasing side of the business"; "it brought out his better side"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  7. side(noun)

    a line segment forming part of the perimeter of a plane figure

    "the hypotenuse of a right triangle is always the longest side"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  8. side(noun)

    a family line of descent

    "he gets his brains from his father's side"

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  9. side, side of meat(noun)

    a lengthwise dressed half of an animal's carcass used for food

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  10. side, position(noun)

    an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute

    "there are two sides to every question"

    Synonyms:
    locating, stead, face, view, location, post, slope, status, place, emplacement, placement, attitude, posture, stance, spot, perspective, position, office, spatial relation, incline, lieu, positioning, situation, military position, side of meat, berth, billet

  11. slope, incline, side(noun)

    an elevated geological formation

    "he climbed the steep slope"; "the house was built on the side of a mountain"

    Synonyms:
    gradient, ramp, position, side of meat, face, incline, slope

  12. English, side(adj)

    (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  13. side(a)(verb)

    located on a side

    "side fences"; "the side porch"

  14. side(verb)

    take sides for or against

    "Who are you widing with?"; "I"m siding against the current candidate"

Wiktionary

  1. side(noun)

    Synonyms:
    face, half, station, page, edge, team, channel, take side

  2. side(noun)

    Sidespin; english

    He had to put a bit of side on to hit the pink ball

    Synonyms:
    station, page, face, channel, half, edge, team

  3. side(noun)

    A television channel, usually as opposed to the one currently being watched .

    I just want to see what's on the other side \uE00097415 James said there was a good film on tonight.

    Synonyms:
    station, face, team, page, half, channel, edge

  4. side(noun)

    A dish that accompanies the main course; a side dish.

    Do you want a side of cole-slaw with that?

    Synonyms:
    station, channel, edge, half, page, team, face

  5. side(noun)

    To ally oneself, be in an alliance, usually with with or rarely in with

    A square has four sides.

    Synonyms:
    face, team, station, edge, half, page, channel, take side

  6. side(noun)

    A flat surface of a three-dimensional object; a face.

    A cube has six sides.

    Synonyms:
    station, face, team, half, edge, page, channel

  7. side(noun)

    One half (left or right, top or bottom, front or back, etc.) of something or someone.

    Synonyms:
    face, edge, half, team, station, page, channel

  8. side(noun)

    A region in a specified position with respect to something.

    Meet me on the north side of the monument.

    Synonyms:
    station, channel, page, face, team, edge, half

  9. side(noun)

    One surface of a sheet of paper (used instead of page, which can mean one or both surfaces.)

    John wrote 15 sides for his essay!

    Synonyms:
    channel, page, station, team, edge, half, face

  10. side(noun)

    One possible aspect of a concept.

    Look on the bright side.

    Synonyms:
    edge, station, page, half, team, face, channel

  11. side(noun)

    One set of competitors in a game.

    Which side has kick-off?

    Synonyms:
    station, edge, face, half, channel, page, team

  12. side(noun)

    A sports team.

    Synonyms:
    half, edge, station, page, face, channel, team

  13. side(noun)

    A group having a particular allegiance in a conflict or competition.

    In the second world war, the Italians were on the side of the Germans.

    Synonyms:
    half, team, station, edge, page, face, channel

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. side

    Antonyms:
    centre, body, core, interior, essence, neutrality, disconnection, severance, secession, opposition

    Synonyms:
    margin, edge, verge, border, laterality, face, aspect, plane, party, interest, cause, policy, behalf

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. side(a)

    Synonyms:
    lateral, collateral, incidental

  2. side(n)

    Synonyms:
    flank, faction, sect, party

    Associated words:
    lateral, laterality, laterally, collateral, bilateral, equilateral, quadrilateral, longilateral, lopsided, multilateral, perimeter, ambidexter, ambidextrous, ambidexterity

How to use side in a sentence?

  1. Solomon Hsiang:

    There is sort of an optimal temperature band where countries seem to do really well from an economic standpoint and there is on either side there are temperatures that are too cold and temperatures that are too hot.

  2. William Schaffner:

    Are there side streets where it can become an aerosol and spread into the air ? Yes.

  3. Safety Board:

    A 9n314m warhead detonated outside the aeroplane to the left side of the cockpit. This fits the kind of warhead installed in the Buk surface-to-air missile system.

  4. Barack Obama:

    This issue of softwood lumber will get resolved in some fashion ... undoubtedly to the dissatisfaction of all parties concerned, each side will want 100 percent, and we'll find a way for each side to get 60 percent or so of what they need, and people will complain and grumble, but it will be fine.

  5. Bertrand Russell, Sceptical Essays (1928), "Eastern and Western Ideals of Happiness":

    We have, in fact, two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practice, and another which we practice but seldom preach.

How to pronounce side?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say side in sign language?

  1. side

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#570body
#824centre
#1617core
#2921interior
#5349opposition
#7805essence
#23043severance
#27136neutrality
#39989secession
#41284disconnection

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