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besides meaning

EN[bəˈsaɪdz] [biˈsaɪdz]
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WBesides
  • Besides may refer to:
  • Besides (EP), a 1999 EP by Do Make Say Think
  • Besides (Over the Rhine album), 1997
  • Besides (Sugar album), 1995

    Definition of besides in English Dictionary

  • AdverbSUF-s
    1. (conjunctive) also; in addition.
      1. (conjunctive) moreover; furthermore.
        1. (conjunctive) otherwise; else.
          1. OBS On one side.
          2. Preposition
            1. OBS Beside.
              1. In addition, in addition to.
                1. Other than; except for; instead of.
                  1. I don't want to go anywhere besides India. ‎
              2. More Examples
                1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                  • Ventral OMV is active in all subjects besides S05 during this task while activity is also present in dorsal OMV for all subjects besides S03 and S04; slices are through Cb vermis and paravermis only.
                  • ... besides marrying Nate Archibald and living happily every after in the ivy-covered brick town house just off Fifth that she already had picked out
                  • We didn't do much besides stand around and shoot the shit, but it was fun to see him again.
                2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                  • Besides her daughter, Joan, of Manhattan, surviving are a brother, Edmund S. Morgan of New Haven, a Pulitzer Prize -winning historian; and a stepgranddaughter.
                  • Besides Slit2 , several other secretable factors were found lower in ACTA1- Ctnnb1 −/− muscles.
                  • Besides being a dietary choice, veganism is a challenging and powerful lifestyle
              • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                1. Adverbs
                  • Conjunctive adverbs
                    • Uncomparable adverbs
                    • Morphemes
                      • Suffixes
                        • Words by suffix
                          • Words suffixed with -s
                      • Prepositions

                      Other Vocabulary

                      Look-Alike Words
                      1. en beside
                      2. en resides
                      3. en B-sides
                      4. fr résides
                      5. fr résidés
                      Source: Wiktionary
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                      Meaning of besides for the defined word.

                      Grammatically, this word "besides" is an adverb, more specifically, a conjunctive adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a preposition.
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