-side

See also: side, Side, and sìde

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From side

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-side

  1. Forms adjectives describing position next to or alongside an object.
    fireside(next to a fire), railside(alongside a railway)
  2. Forms adjectives and adverbs describing position in relation to a dividing line or other separation.
    airside(in the controlled part of an airport; to the controlled part of an airport), planetside(on a planet; to a planet)
  3. Forms nouns describing the area alongside or around an object.
    fireside(the area next to a fire), lockside(the area surrounding a canal lock)
  4. (chiefly Britain) Forms proper nouns naming the conurbation around a river.
    Deeside, Humberside, Merseyside, Tameside, Teesside

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