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Synonyms for sideline

stand on the sidelines


  • not get involved
  • not take part
  • not participate
  • be passive

Synonyms for sideline

a line that marks the side boundary of a playing field

Related Words

remove from the center of activity or attention

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What I come down on the sideline for is, ok, I think it's important to have a presence on the sideline as well."
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President on the sidelines of the summit, however, the Foreign Ministry said there is no such plan.
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After 13 years on the sideline, it only took one game in the box to make Neal a convert.
Gerry Plescia, CEO of Cross Country, said, "The acquisition of Sideline to Cross Country is an important strategic initiative as we seek to expand our North American capabilities.
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There are few medical standby companies that can provide sideline medical care that specialize in orthopedic injuries and head/spinal injuries.
"It was a little weird seeing him on that sideline," older Phil said, "but it was great, a thrill for a dad."
In a new book on Connacht GAA, Lane said: "I was emotionally and physically drained from the whole management of the weekend which meant I didn't react sharply enough to events on the sideline during the game.
The late BO SCHEMBECHLER on his infamous sideline tantrums: "I really think that every great coach I've ever known has been a great actor.
You are the sideline doc at the conference championship football game.
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With the exception of the Cleveland Browns, who begin play next season, all teams for the first time will have the same resource for Pro Line uniforms, hats and sideline wear.