alongside
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A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (near)
a. junto a
I'd like to open a restaurant alongside the river.Me gustaría abrir un restaurante junto al río.
b. al lado de
The people in the car alongside us waved as though they knew us.Las personas del carro que iba al lado de nosotros nos saludaron como si nos conocieran.
2. (in addition to)
a. junto con
On this occasion, the artist's paintings will be exhibited alongside his sculptures and installations.En esta ocasión, los cuadros del artista se expondrán junto con sus esculturas e instalaciones.
b. con
Salad is served alongside all meat and fish dishes.Se sirve ensalada con todos los platos de carne y pescado.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Both projects will be developed alonside each other.Ambos proyectos se desarrollarán en paralelo.
In many of these countries, different cultures and religions coexist alongside each other.En muchos de estos países, conviven distintas culturas y religiones.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (near)
a. al costado
Some soldiers carried the general's coffin, while others processed alongside.Algunos soldados cargaban el ataúd del general mientras otros desfilaban al costado.
b. al lado
We were sitting in a café window when a friend of ours passed alongside.Estábamos sentados junto a la ventana de un café cuando pasó al lado un amigo nuestro.
4. (nautical)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The sloop came alongside and two of the sailors jumped ashore.El balandro se atracó, y dos de los marineros desembarcaron.
With the two ships alongside, the port formalities were sorted out.Con los dos barcos abarloados, se resolvieron las cuestiones portuarias formales.
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alongside
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (next to)
a. junto a
2. (together with)
a. junto con
3. (nautical)
a.
to come alongside the quayarrimarse de costado al muelle
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alongside [əˈlɒŋˈsaɪd]
preposition
1 (next to) al lado de
there's a stream alongside the garden hay un arroyo al lado del jardín; the car stopped alongside me el coche se paró a mi lado; they have to work alongside each other tienen que trabajar juntos; how can these systems work alongside each other? ¿cómo estos sistemas pueden funcionar en colaboración?
2 (Náut) al costado de
to come alongside a ship atracarse al costado de un buque
adverb
(Náut) de costado
to bring a ship alongside acostar un buque; to come alongside atracar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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