Meaning of side glass in English:

side glass


  • 1A side window of a vehicle, especially (in early use) of a carriage.

  • 2 rare, historical A piece of glass fitted into the arm of a pair of (usually tinted) spectacles or goggles to shade or protect the eye from the side. Usually in plural.


side glass

/ˈsʌɪd ɡlɑːs/ /ˈsʌɪd ɡlas/


Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From side + glass.