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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 side·long /ˈsaɪdˌlɔŋ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Side·long adv.
 1. Laterally; obliquely; in the direction of the side.
 2. On the side; as, to lay a thing sidelong.
 Note: [See Sideling, adv. ]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Side·long, a. Lateral; oblique; not being directly in front; as, a sidelong glance.
    The bashful virgin's sidelong looks of love.   --Goldsmith.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as
             if with doubt or suspicion or envy; "her eyes with
             their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen; "sidelong
             glances" [syn: askance, askant, asquint, squint,
              squint-eyed, squinty]
      2: situated at or extending to the side; "the lateral branches
         of a tree"; "shot out sidelong boughs"- Tennyson [syn: lateral]
      3: inclining or directed to one side; "moved downward in a
         sidelong way" - Bram Stoker
      adv 1: on the side; "the plow lay sidelong on the ground"
      2: with the side toward someone or something; "seated sidelong
         to the window"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
      3: to, toward or at one side; "darting eyes looking sidelong
         out of a wizened face" [syn: sideways, obliquely]