sidelong


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Synonyms for sidelong

Synonyms for sidelong

(used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy

situated at or extending to the side

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inclining or directed to one side

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to, toward or at one side

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It is a small surprise then that ordinary citizens view the management inheritance to third or fourth generations with sidelong glances.
After the lining up of judgment, each one gives the culprit the longest sidelong glance ever.
Romantic tension is conveyed with their physical awareness and sidelong looks, and their emotional and intellectual connection comes through too.
Underneath her seemingly staid life is a nascent radical consciousness--one that intellectually dismisses the idiocy of attempting "perfection" even as she withers under the sidelong stares of the other moms.
His caked boots, that once stood waiting, lay sidelong on the doorstep,
THE GAME (BBC2, 9pm) MORE brooding looks, sidelong glances and smoking cigarettes in dark alleyways, as this tense spy thriller continues.
By following Howard's characters, we are allowed a sidelong but penetrating glimpse into one of the most important events in American history, the yearlong Montgomery bus boycott, a cause initiated by Rosa Parks and amplified by a young Rev.
WITH a sidelong glance, billionaire bachelor Christian Grey opens the door to his 'playroom' - a windowless dungeon kitted out with whips, cat-o-nine tails and riding crops.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Sidelong look murder, in which a people were killed after a fight brook out between two men in Istanbul's GE-ngE[micro]ren neighborhood, was caught on tape.
and you, small thinker in the immensity of your frame may you be caught and crammed midmouthful of the best grain when the slaughterer's bullet slams sidelong into your brain.
Sidelong resemblances to noir detective fiction may amuse the many adult fans of the author (aka Daniel Handler) but will probably be lost on young readers.
The difference in measuring sidelong body length and chest circumference at shoulder bones was not significant.
With episodic detours and a few sidelong glances, perhaps, yet for the most part I have followed the silent majority, paying my dues and even, mournfully, my taxes.
The best of them take a quirky, sidelong, witty look at the world, expanding on a child's observation, for example the noises that a fridge makes as it digests our offerings.
She learns to use her considerable feminine wiles to extract not only sidelong looks but large sums of money from the men she encounters.