What is a sideways glance?

What is a sideways glance?

a glance directed to the side; an oblique or sideways look: a side-glance of displeasure at her interrupter.

What is the meaning of sideways?

1 : from one side. 2 : with one side forward turn sideways. 3a : in a lateral direction or downward to one side hopped sideways slump sideways. b : askance look sideways at someone.

What's another word for sideways?

In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sideways, like: from the side, sidelong, in the lateral direction, alongside, awkwardly, indirectly, oblique, askance, broadside, crabwise and lateral.

Whats the opposite of sideways?

Antonyms: perpendicular, parallel. Synonyms: sidewise, aslant, sidelong, obliquely, athwart, sideway.

What does Crabwise mean?

1 : sideways. 2 : in a sidling or cautiously indirect manner.

What is the meaning of Operose?

Definitions of operose. adjective. characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort. synonyms: arduous, backbreaking, grueling, gruelling, hard, heavy, laborious, punishing, toilsome effortful. requiring great physical effort.

How do you use Operose in a sentence?

Operose in a Sentence ?

  1. Once the spoiled teenager was sent to work in the fields, she learned the responsibility and diligence after the first day of operose work. ...
  2. In order to provide enough food for the family, the poor child had the operose task of cleaning every square inch of a building by herself.