Next to; at the side of.
A small table beside the bed
Not relevant to.
That is beside the point
at the side of; on one side of
aside from; out of the regular course or order of; in a state of deviation from; out of
over and above; distinct from; in addition to
on one side
more than that; over and above; not included in the number, or in what has been mentioned; moreover; in addition
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
be-sīd′, prep. and adv. by the side of, near: over and above (in this sense, now usually Besides′), distinct from: apart from, not falling within, as of a question, resolution, &c.—Beside the mark, away from the mark aimed at, irrelevant.—To be beside one's self, to be out of one's senses. [M. E. bi siden—A.S. be si'dan, by the side (dat.).]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'beside' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1759
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'beside' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3541
The numerical value of beside in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of beside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He that plants trees loves others beside himself.
The fact we focus on one or the other is beside the point.
Beside a brief mention about keeping an eye on oil prices, do not expect this inflation report to materially impact today's Fed decision.
We have gone into their lairs and we will go into them again. Whoever is beside them and behind them, we will bring down this network and bring it to account.
She jumps up and sits down, and I start petting her and the guy beside me says 'oh yeah, that's that dog that rides the bus to the dog park every day, by herself,'.
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