Definition of Sidekick

1. Noun. A close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities.

Exact synonyms: Brother, Buddy, Chum, Crony, Pal
Specialized synonyms: Cobber
Generic synonyms: Friend
Derivative terms: Chummy, Chummy, Pal



Definition of Sidekick

1. Noun. An assistant to another person, usually the person's inferior. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sidekick

1. a close friend [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sidekick

sidedresses
sidefoot
sidefooted
sidefooting
sidefoots
sideglance
sideglanced
sideglancer
sideglancers
sideglances
sideglancing
sidehead
sideheads
sidehill
sidehills
sidekick (current term)
sidekicks
sidelength
sidelengths
sideless
sidelight
sidelights
sideline
sideline cut
sidelined
sideliner
sideliners
sidelines
sideling
sidelining

Literary usage of Sidekick

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Jr. 1960-1999: Memorial Tributes in the 106th edited by Strom Thurmond (2001)
"I auditioned for the sidekick. I remember reading with him. The details are hazy, but my sensation of incredible agitation is not—my voice locked in a ..."

2. Defend Your Data!: Guide to Data Recovery by David J. Stang (1991)
"For example, Resq finds text left in RAM by DOS, WordStar 3.3, Mex-PC, sidekick, and the Turbo Pascal editor equally well. As for other programs, ..."

3. What Happened Today? by Jill Norris, Sharon Rosenberger (2001)
"He is Garfield's sidekick. + What is a sidekick? *• Odie, a dog, and Garf ield, a cat, are unlikely sidekicks. Why do you think the creators of this comic ..."

4. The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe (1888)
"In a few moments he was going to have to get to the part about the $350000, unless his sidekick over here, Moody, the lawyer, did it for him. ..."

5. Road Trip USA: Cross-Country Adventures on America's Two-Lane Highways by Jamie Jensen (2006)
"No roads, just red cobalt-blue waterfalls, rocks, green canyons, and the Havasupai Lodge ($125; 928/448-21 1 1). sidekick, the sort of role taken by Gabby ..."

6. Learning Along the Way: Professional Development by and for Teachersby Diane Sweeney by Diane Sweeney (2003)
"We share what the students are working on, where they have struggled, and where to go next. Keith's teammate and sidekick, Susan, ..."

7. The Library of Benjamin Franklin by Edwin Wolf, Kevin J. Hayes (2006)
"In the story of the library of Benjamin Franklin, the loveable sidekick of parts one and two becomes the villain of part three. ..."

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