Two people walking alongside each other.
- Alongside is defined as being in a position next to something.
Walking adjacent to someone is an example of walking alongside.
- The definition of alongside is being near something.
Docking a boat close to the shore is an example of docking alongside the shore.
at or by the side; side by side
at the side of; side by side with
at the side of; beside; adjoining
Along, near, at, or to the side: stood with a bodyguard alongside; drove up alongside.
prepositionor alongside of
By the side of; side by side with: The boat lay alongside the pier.
- Together with or at the same time.
- The nurse worked alongside the doctor.
- Pality alongside of the kingdom of Poland.
- The principal streets run alongside the river, and are lined with fine buildings.
- Second in importance to George Street is Pitt Street, which runs parallel to it from the Circular Quay to the railway station; Macquarie Street runs alongside the Domain and contains a number of public buildings, including the treasury, the office of public works, the houses of parliament and the mint.
- An important feature of the volume was the new Latin version, the original being placed alongside as a guarantee of the translator's good faith.
- Of these the most important are Alexander of Macedon and Charlemagne, while alongside of them Priam and other heroes of the Trojan war appear during the middle ages in strangely altered guise.