besides besides  /bɪ ˈsaɪdz/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) making an additional point; anyway
  2. (adv) in addition

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The need to help sustain other species besides ourselves is often overlooked, but the importance of it remains without them, we lose practically everything.
  2. Singaporeans moan that besides shopping, dining and the movies, there's not a lot you can do here.
  3. But nothing happens at the West Hollywood Ralphs branch besides deliberation in the brownie-mix aisle over Ghirardelli's, Hershey's and Duncan Hines'.

News

  1. This might just be Mickelson's year

    Loading... Maybe it’s about his time. And besides Father’s Day, a role he takes seriously, Sunday is his 43rd birthday.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  2. Fires put crunch on Augusta rentals

    Besides the 26 destroyed by fire, more than two dozen other apartments were declared unfit for occupancy in the last year.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Portland Press Herald

  3. What Helps People Live A Long And Good Life

    Besides being Japanese and living long lives, Jiroemon Kimura and Toyo Shibata shared something in common: they both had a strong interest in life, staying active all the way to the end.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "These allegations will neither distract the company's focus on stopping the leak nor alter our commitment to restore the Gulf coast," said Hayward. "Other parties besides BP may be responsible for costs and liabilities arising from the oil...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Tony Hayward Source: The Guardian

  2. "My family and I are thankful that the jury thoroughly and carefully weighed the evidence and issued a just verdict," Palin wrote on Facebook. "Besides the obvious invasion of privacy and security concerns surrounding this issue, many of us...
    on Apr 30, 2010 By: Sarah Palin Source: PC Magazine

  3. "In terms of my future as an actor, I don't know," Kidman said. "I'm in a place in my life where I have had some great opportunities. I may just choose to have some more children. There are many things I want to do besides act."
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Nicole Kidman Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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