Synonyms of beside in English:

beside


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preposition

1‘Kate walked beside him’

SYNONYMS
alongside, by the side of, at the side of, next to, parallel to, abreast of, at someone's elbow, with, by
adjacent to, next door to, cheek by jowl with, hard by
bordering, abutting, neighbouring, close to, near, overlooking
archaic aside of

2‘beside Paula, she always felt clumsy’

SYNONYMS
compared with, in comparison with, next to, against, contrasted with, in contrast to, in contrast with

Phrases

    beside oneself

    ‘Ursula was beside herself with worry’


    SYNONYMS
    distraught, overcome, out of one's mind, frantic, desperate, distracted, not knowing what to do with oneself, at one's wits' end, frenzied, in a frenzy
    hysterical, unhinged, mad, crazed, berserk, demented
    emotional, wound up, worked up, fraught