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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) sidelong

Synonyms: askance, askant, asquint, squint, squint-eyed, squinty, sidelong Definition: (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy Usage: her eyes with their misted askance look- Elizabeth Bowen; sidelong glances

Hypernyms: indirect Definition: not direct in spatial dimension; not leading by a straight line or course to a destination Usage: sometimes taking an indirect path saves time; you must take an indirect course in sailing

Synonyms: sidelong Definition: inclining or directed to one side Usage: moved downward in a sidelong way - Bram Stoker

Hypernyms: inclined Definition: at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position Usage: an inclined plane

Synonyms: sidelong, lateral Definition: situated at or extending to the side Usage: the lateral branches of a tree; shot out sidelong boughs- Tennyson

Hypernyms: side Definition: located on a side Usage: side fences; the side porch