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Noun: sideline  'sId,lIn
  1. A line that marks the side boundary of a playing field
    - out of bounds
     
  2. An auxiliary line of merchandise
     
  3. An auxiliary activity
    - avocation, by-line, hobby, pursuit, spare-time activity
Verb: sideline  'sId,lIn
  1. Remove from the centre of activity or attention; place into an inferior position
    "The outspoken cabinet member was sidelined by the President"

Derived forms: sidelined, sidelines, sidelining

Type of: break, bump, business line, demote, interest, kick downstairs, line, line of business, line of merchandise, line of products, pastime, product line, pursuit, relegate

Encyclopedia: Sideline