Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) side (a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location) "they always sat on the right side of the church"; "he never left my side"
- S: (n) side (one of two or more contesting groups) "the Confederate side was prepared to attack"
- S: (n) side (either the left or right half of a body) "he had a pain in his side"
- S: (n) side, face (a surface forming part of the outside of an object) "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"; "they travelled across the face of the continent"
- S: (n) side (an extended outer surface of an object) "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house"
- direct hyponym / full hyponym
- S: (n) beam (the broad side of a ship) "they sighted land on the port beam"
- S: (n) broadside (the whole side of a vessel from stem to stern) "the ship was broadside to the dock"
- S: (n) edge (a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object) "he rounded the edges of the box"
- S: (n) front (the side that is seen or that goes first)
- S: (n) bow, fore, prow, stem (front part of a vessel or aircraft) "he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line"
- S: (n) facade, frontage, frontal (the face or front of a building)
- S: (n) face (the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)) "he dealt the cards face down"
- S: (n) frontispiece (front illustration facing the title page of a book)
- S: (n) nose (a front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft)) "the nose of the rocket heated up on reentry"
- S: (n) nose (the front or forward projection of a tool or weapon) "he ducked under the nose of the gun"
- S: (n) nose cone, ogive (front consisting of the conical head of a missile or rocket that protects the payload from heat during its passage through the atmosphere)
- S: (n) shirtfront (the front of a shirt (usually the part not covered by a jacket)) "he had spilled catsup on his shirtfront"
- S: (n) shopfront, storefront (the front side of a store facing the street; usually contains display windows)
- S: (n) larboard, port (the left side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose)
- S: (n) nearside (the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb)
- S: (n) obverse (the side of a coin or medal bearing the principal stamp or design)
- S: (n) head ((usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head) "call heads or tails!"
- S: (n) rear, back (the side that goes last or is not normally seen) "he wrote the date on the back of the photograph"
- S: (n) reverse, verso (the side of a coin or medal that does not bear the principal design)
- S: (n) tail ((usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head)
- S: (n) sidewall (the side of an automobile tire) "the car had white sidewalls"
- S: (n) soffit (the underside of a part of a building (such as an arch or overhang or beam etc.))
- S: (n) starboard (the right side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose)
- S: (n) upper surface (the side that is uppermost)
- S: (n) ceiling (the overhead upper surface of a covered space) "he hated painting the ceiling"
- S: (n) overhead ((nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship)
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (n) side (an aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect)) "he was on the heavy side"; "he is on the purchasing side of the business"; "it brought out his better side"
- S: (n) side (a line segment forming part of the perimeter of a plane figure) "the hypotenuse of a right triangle is always the longest side"
- S: (n) side (a family line of descent) "he gets his brains from his father's side"
- S: (n) side, side of meat (a lengthwise dressed half of an animal's carcass used for food)
- S: (n) side, position (an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute) "there are two sides to every question"
- S: (n) slope, incline, side (an elevated geological formation) "he climbed the steep slope"; "the house was built on the side of a mountain"
- S: (n) English, side ((sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist)
- S: (v) side (take sides for or against) "Who are you siding with?"; "I'm siding against the current candidate"
- S: (adj) side (located on a side) "side fences"; "the side porch"