(used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy;
"her eyes with their misted askance look"
situated at or extending to the side;
"the lateral branches of a tree"
"shot out sidelong boughs"
inclining or directed to one side;
"moved downward in a sidelong way"
on the side;
"the plow lay sidelong on the ground"
with the side toward someone or something;
"seated sidelong to the window"
to, toward or at one side;
"darting eyes looking sidelong out of a wizened face"
- The plow lay sidelong on the ground.
- I cast a sidelong glance at him.
Watching her sidelong as she greeted some new young male.出自： W. Horwood