Words Like LATERAL

We have put together a list of words that are similar to LATERAL.

4 Alternative Words Similar to lateral

1 Sidelong Adjective      Synonym Words Like Sidelong
2 Side Adjective      Similar Words Like Side
3 Pass Noun      Synonym Words Like Pass
4 Passing Noun      Synonym Words Like Passing

4 examples of lateral

1 the lateral walls of a house; the lateral branches of a tree.
2 a lateral view of a thing
3 the ball was lateraled to the fullback, who ran it for a touchdown
4 shot out sidelong boughs

10 definitions of lateral

1 Of or pertaining to the sides
2 Lying at, or extending toward, the side; away from the mesial plane; external; -- opposed to mesial.
3 Directed to the side.
4 A short pass to a receiver who is upfield from the passer, i.e. is behind the passer relative to the direction of the passer's goal.
5 A part or extension of something that points sideways, as a drift in a mine that goes to the side from the main one.
6 To pass the footbal to a receiver who is behind the passer; to make a lateral pass.
7 situated at or extending to the side
8 lying away from the median and sagittal plane of a body
9 a pass to a receiver upfield from the passer
10 Of, relating to, or situated at or on the side.
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