this side of


this side of
(just) this side of (something) almost but not quite the quality mentioned.

He was just this side of being bubbly when I spoke to him.


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  • this side of — (someone/something) other than someone or something. Nobody this side of a Roman emperor wants athletes to die for the sake of entertainment. Her sound is as funky as anything this side of James Brown …   New idioms dictionary

  • this side of … — this side of… idiom before a particular time, event, age, etc • They aren t likely to arrive this side of midnight. Main entry: ↑sideidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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  • This Side Up — Infobox Album | Name = This Side Up Type = Album Artist = Scream Released = May 1985 Recorded = March 1984 July 1984 Genre = Hardcore punk Length = : Label = Dischord Records Producer = Doctor Know, Joey Pea, Don Zientara, Scream Reviews = Last… …   Wikipedia

  • this side of — phrasal short of ; almost < an attitude just this side of scandalous > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • this side — phrasal : short of : not beyond that s all we may expect of man this side the grave Robert Browning …   Useful english dictionary

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  • This Side of the Looking Glass — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda This Side of the Looking Glass Título This Side of the Looking Glass Ficha técnica Dirección Oren Moverman Reparto Brendan Fraser …   Wikipedia Español