Take sides

  • 1 take sides — To range oneself with one party or other • • • Main Entry: ↑side * * * support one person or cause against another or others in a dispute, conflict, or contest I do not want to take sides in this matter * * * take sides (or take someone s side) …

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  • 2 take sides — {v. phr.} To join one group against another in a debate or quarrel. * /Switzerland refused to take sides in the two World Wars./ * /Tom wanted to go fishing. Dick wanted to take a hike. Bob took sides with Tom so they all went fishing./ Compare:… …

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  • 3 take sides — {v. phr.} To join one group against another in a debate or quarrel. * /Switzerland refused to take sides in the two World Wars./ * /Tom wanted to go fishing. Dick wanted to take a hike. Bob took sides with Tom so they all went fishing./ Compare:… …

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  • 4 take sides — index bicker, involve (participate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 take sides — ► take sides support one person or cause against another or others. Main Entry: ↑side …

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  • 6 take\ sides — v. phr. To join one group against another in a debate or quarrel. Switzerland refused to take sides in the two World Wars. Tom wanted to go fishing. Dick wanted to take a hike. Bob took sides with Tom so they all went fishing. Compare: line… …

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  • 7 take sides — Synonyms and related words: act with, align with, argue, argufy, back, back up, bandy words, bicker, cavil, champion, choplogic, contend, contest, cross swords, cut and thrust, discept, dispute, flock to, get behind, get in behind, get together… …

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  • 8 take sides — support one side on the other You should not take sides in the argument or both sides will hate you …

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  • 9 take sides — verb To ally oneself with a given opinion, agenda or group; to support one side or viewpoint in a competition or confrontation. I am not going to argue with you, and I am not going to take sides in this …

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  • 10 take sides — support one person or group in an argument    The mayor refused to take sides in the fight to save the hospital …

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  • 11 take sides — take a stand, support, side with …

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  • 12 take sides — to support one person, group, or opinion over another. My mother never took sides when my brother and I argued. Usage notes: usually refers to an argument or fight Related vocabulary: side with someone, take someone s side …

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  • 13 take sides — Favor one side, take up the cause of one side …

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  • 14 take sides — support one person or cause against another or others. → side …

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  • 15 take sides — idi to support one participant in a dispute rather than another …

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  • 16 Time to Take Sides — Infobox Album | Name = Time to Take Sides Type = Album Artist = The Dead 60s Released = 13 August 2007 France Recorded = Avatar Studios, NYC SeeSquaredStudios, NYC Genre = Rock, Ska, Dub Length = Label = Deltasonic, Sony/BMG Producer = David… …

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  • 17 Time To Take Sides — est un album du groupe de rock The Dead 60s sorti en aout 2007 sous le label Deltasonic Records Titres Bolt Of Steel 3:31 Beat Generation 3:37 Stand Up 4:07 Start A War 3:36 Dull Towns 4:48 Last Train Home 4:51 All Over By Midnight 3:02 Liar 2:06 …

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  • 18 To take sides — Side Side (s[imac]d), n. [AS. s[=i]de; akin to D. zijde, G. seite, OHG. s[=i]ta, Icel. s[=i]?a, Dan. side, Sw. sida; cf. AS. s[=i]d large, spacious, Icel. s[=i]?r long, hanging.] 1. The margin, edge, verge, or border of a surface; especially… …

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  • 19 Time to Take Sides — est un album du groupe de rock The Dead 60s sorti en août 2007 sous le label Deltasonic Records Liste des titres Bolt of Steel 3:31 Beat Generation 3:37 Stand Up 4:07 Start a War 3:36 Dull Towns 4:48 Last Train Home 4:51 All Over By Midnight 3:02 …

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  • 20 take against — TAKE A DISLIKE TO, feel hostile towards, view with disfavour, look askance at. → take * * * phrasal chiefly Britain : take sides against : oppose : feel dislike for or disapproval of nodded to the unknown guest; took against him Virginia Woolf… …

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