What does on the side mean?

Definitions for on the side

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unofficially, on the side(adverb)

    without official authorization

    "he had made some money on the side"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the side in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the side in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Twain:

    The proper office of a friend is to side with you when you are wrong. Nearly anybody will side with you when you are right.

  2. Kristen Waggoner:

    There’s the ACLU’s side and the Attorney General’s side and then there’s God’s side, which side would you like to be on?

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Every burned book or house enlightens the world every suppressed or expunged word reverberates through the earth from side to side.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When you are on the bright side of life, do not forget the people who are on the dark side and remember that man can easily slip from one side to the other!

  5. Unknown:

    How to win a case in court: If the law is on your side, pound on the law; if the facts are on your side, pound on the facts; if neither is on your side, pound on the table.

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