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

 side·wise /ˈsaɪdˌwaɪz/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 2. A heavy swinging blow from the side, which disables an adversary. [Slang.]
 Side·wise adv. On or toward one side; laterally; sideways.
 I saw them mask their awful glance
 Sidewise meek in gossamer lids.   --Emerson.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: toward one side; "the car slipped sideways into the ditch";
             "leaning sideways"; "a figure moving sidewise in the
             shadows" [syn: sideways, sideway]
      2: with one side forward or to the front; "turned sideways to
         show the profile"; "crabs seeming to walk sidewise" [syn:
         sideways, sideway]
      3: from the side; obliquely; "a picture lit sideways"; "scenes
         viewed sidewise" [syn: sideway, sideways]