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side / lado
 
side   [saɪd]
A. -noun
1. [of person]   lado (m),   costado (m)
b. [at] or [by] somebody'noun side   (literally)   al lado de somebody, someone   (figurative)   en apoyo a somebody, someone
·the assistant was at or by his side
·el ayudante estaba a su lado
·he had the telephone by his side
·tenía el teléfono a su lado
·by the side of
·al lado de
·to sit by somebody'noun side
·estar sentado al lado de somebody, someone
·side by side
·uno al lado del otro
·we sat side by side
·nos sentamos uno al lado del otro
·to sit side by side with somebody
·estar sentado al lado de somebody, someone
c. to sleep [on] one'noun side =   dormir de costado
d. to [split] one'noun sides =   desternillarse de risa
2. [of animal]   ijar (m),   ijada (f)
b. side of [bacon]/[beef]   (culinary, cooking )   lonja (f) de tocino/vaca or Latin America res
3. (=edge)
a. [of box, square, building etcetera]   lado (m)
b. [of boat, vehicle]   costado (m)
c. [of hill]   ladera (f),   falda (f)
d. [of lake]   orilla (f)
e. [of road, pond]   borde (m)
·a house on the side of a mountain
·una casa en la ladera de una montaña
·by the side of the lake
·a la orilla del lago
·the car was abandoned at the side of the road
·el coche estaba abandonado al borde de la carretera
f. on the [other] side of the road =   al otro lado de la calle
g. he was driving on the [wrong] side of the road =   iba por el lado contrario de la carretera
4. (=face, surface)
a. [of box, solid figure, paper, record etcetera]   cara (f)
·please write on both sides of the paper
·escribir en ambas caras del papel
·play side A
·pon la cara A
·what'noun on the [other] side?
b. [of record]   ¿qué hay a la vuelta?
c. [right] side up =   boca arriba
d. [wrong] side up =   boca abajo
·to be wrong side out
·estar al revénoun
e. let'noun look at the other side of the [coin]   veamos el revénoun de la medalla
f. these are two sides of the same coin   son dos caras de la misma moneda
g. the other side of the [picture]   el reverso de la medalla
5. (=aspect)   lado (m),   aspecto (m)
·to see only one side of the question
·ver nounólo un lado or aspecto de la cuestiónoun
·to hear both sides of the [question]
·escuchar los argumentos en pro y en contra
·on one side ..., on the other ...
·por una parte ..., por otra ...
6. (=part)   lado (m)
a. from [all] sides =   de todas partes,   de todos lados
·on all sides
·por todas partes,   por todos lados
b. on [both] sides =   por ambos lados
c. to look on the [bright] side =   ser optimista
d. from [every] side =   de todas partes,   de todos lados
e. the [left-hand] side =   el lado izquierdo
f. on the [mother'noun] side =   por parte de la madre
g. to make a bit (of money) [on] the side   *   ganar algúnoun dinero extra,   hacer chapuzas Spain
h. to move to [one] side =   apartarse,   ponerse de lado
·to take somebody on or to one side
·apartar a somebody, someone
·to put something to or on one side (for somebody)
·guardar algo (para somebody, someone)
·leaving that to one side for the moment, ...
·dejando eso a un lado por ahora, ...
i. it'noun the [other] side of Illescas =   está masculineánoun allá de Illescas
j. to be on the [right] side of 30 =   no haber cumplido los 30 años
·to be on the right side of somebody
·caerle bien a somebody, someone
·to get on the right side of somebody
·procurar congraciarse con somebody, someone
·to keep on the right side of somebody
·congraciarse or quedar bien con somebody, someone
k. the [right-hand] side =   el lado derecho
·it'noun on the right-hand side
·está a mano derecha
l. to be on the [safe] side ... =   para estar seguro ...,   por si acaso ...
·let'noun be on the safe side
·atengámonos a lo masculineánoun seguro
m. it'noun [this] side of Segovia =   está masculineánoun acá de Segovia
·it won't happen this side of Christmas
·no será antes de Navidades
n. from side [to] side =   de un lado a otro
o. to be on the [wrong] side of 30 =   haber cumplido los 30 años
p. to be on the wrong side of somebody   caerle mal a somebody, someone
·to get on the wrong side of somebody
·ponerse a malas con somebody, someone
q. to get out of bed on the wrong side   levantarse con el pie izquierdo
7. (figurative)
a. the weather'noun on the [cold] side =   el tiempo es algo frío
b. it'noun a bit on the [large] side =   es algo or Latin America tantito grande
c. the results are on the [poor] side =   los resultados son masculineánoun bien mediocres
8. (=team)   (Sport)   equipo (m)
a. to [change] sides =   pasar al otro bando   (opinion)   cambiar de opiniónoun
b. to [choose] sides =   seleccionar el equipo
c. to [let] the side down   (Sport)   dejar caer a los suyos   (figurative)   decepcionar
d. he'noun [on] our side   (figurative)   es de los nuestros
·whose side are you on?
·¿a quiénes apoyas?
·I'masculine on your side
·yo estoy de tu parte
·with a few concessions on the government side
·con algunas concesiones por parte del gobierno
·to be on the side of something/somebody
·ser partidario de algo/somebody, someone
·to have age/justice [on] one'noun side
·tener la juventud/la justicia de su lado
e. [our] side won =   ganaron los nuestros
f. to [pick] sides =   seleccionar el equipo
g. to [take] sides (with somebody) =   tomar partido (con somebody, someone)
·to take somebody'noun side
·ponerse de parte de somebody, someone
9. (politics)
(=party)   partido (m)
10. (British, Great Britain)   *
(=conceit, superiority)   tono (m),   postínoun (m) / postínoun masculine (f)
·there'noun no side about or to him
·he'noun got no side
·no presume,   no se da aires de superioridad
·to put on side
·darse tono
B. -intransitive verb
(in argument)
a. to side [against] somebody =   tomar el partido contrario a somebody, someone,   alinearse con los que se oponen a somebody, someone
b. to side [with] somebody =   ponerse de parte de somebody, someone
·I'masculine siding with nobody
·yo no tomo partido
C. -compound
·side arms   -noun plural   armas feminine plural de cinto
·side dish   -noun   plato (m) adicional (servido con el principal)
·side door   -noun   puerta (f) de al lado
·side drum   -noun   tamboril (m)
·side effect   -noun   efecto (m) secundario
·side entrance   -noun   entrada (f) lateral
·side glance   -noun   mirada (f) de soslayo
·side issue   -noun   cuestiónoun (f) secundaria
·side plate   -noun   platito (m) para el pan, ensalada, etcetera
·side road   -noun   carretera (f) secundaria
·side saddle   -noun   silla (f) de amazona
·side street   -noun   calle (f) lateral
·side table   -noun   trinchero (m)
·side view   -noun   perfil (m)
·side whiskers   -noun plural   patillas feminine plural
 
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