narrow side

narrow side

Of a door, the face of a door which contacts the doorframe stops.
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It was quite a walk, by mysterious staircases and corridors, from Mrs General's apartment, --hoodwinked by a narrow side street with a low gloomy bridge in it, and dungeon-like opposite tenements, their walls besmeared with a thousand downward stains and streaks, as if every crazy aperture in them had been weeping tears of rust into the Adriatic for centuries--to Mr Dorrit's apartment: with a whole English house- front of window, a prospect of beautiful church-domes rising into the blue sky sheer out of the water which reflected them, and a hushed murmur of the Grand Canal laving the doorways below, where his gondolas and gondoliers attended his pleasure, drowsily swinging in a little forest of piles.
"I turned into a narrow side street, you understand," he went on negligently, and paused as if it were not worth talking about.
The narrowest of its narrow sides overhung the steep green bank of a railway, and was shaken by passing trains.
Earlier this month, an alleged Pixel 4 was spotted in the UK, which did not offer a clear look at the phone, but if you have an eye for detail, you could spot the front camera and the earpiece on the black strip on the forehead, and narrow side bezels and a thin chin.
Built by Optare in Sherburn, near Leeds in the United Kingdom, the forward-wheel drive 'RTA Solo' with compact, low-floor and bespoke configuration can carry 32 passengers down narrow side streets in Dubai that were previously unserviced by public transport.
According to the Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, Babatunde Akinbiyi, the incident occurred when the motorcycle rider attempted to overtake an IVECO marked EKY 644 WH at a narrow side of the road and rode into the access way of the truck.
Wing Shaun Pierce rounded off a blindside raid to score the first of his two tries and then scrumhalf Dai Pritchard sniped around the narrow side of a scrum to score where Miles would have been blocking him.
Wing Shaun Pierce rounded off a blindside raid to score the first of his two tries and then the wily scrum half Dai Pritchard sniped around the narrow side of a scrum to score where Miles should have been in place to stop him.
I was completely awe-struck as I walked down the narrow side streets packed with shops - their wares spilling out onto the pavement.
I spoke to Finn just before a scrum and told him there might be space down the narrow side.
For MCA1, MCA2, and NR, which were obtained for both sides, we considered the side with smaller MCA1 and MCA2 values and larger NR values the narrow side, and the side with the converse results as the wide side for analysis in each group.
8 and the ball went on the narrow side to John Carlisle who powered over.