(the) other side


(the) other side
   death
   For spiritualists, across the barrier between this world and the next. For some others, the far bank of the Styx or Jordan, on the way to the Elysian Fields or life eternal.

How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. . 2014.

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  • grass is always greener on the other side of the fence — or[grass is always greener on the other side of the hill] We are often not satisfied and want to be somewhere else; a place that is far away or different seems better than where we are. * /John is always changing his job because the grass always… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • grass is always greener on the other side of the fence — or[grass is always greener on the other side of the hill] We are often not satisfied and want to be somewhere else; a place that is far away or different seems better than where we are. * /John is always changing his job because the grass always… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To laugh out of the other side of the mouth — Laugh Laugh (l[aum]f), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Laughed} (l[aum]ft); p. pr. & vb. n. {Laughing}.] [OE. laughen, laghen, lauhen, AS. hlehhan, hlihhan, hlyhhan, hliehhan; akin to OS. hlahan, D. & G. lachen, OHG. hlahhan, lahhan, lahh[=e]n, Icel.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Far Side — Infobox Comic strip title=The Far Side creator=Gary Larson caption=Wiener Dog Art, one of many Far Side collections published in the United States, features an artist stamping a paint covered dachshund on a canvas. current= status=Ended syndicate …   Wikipedia

  • other side of the tracks — See: WRONG SIDE OF THE TRACKS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • other side of the tracks — See: WRONG SIDE OF THE TRACKS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • The other day — Other Oth er, pron. & a. [AS. [=o][eth]er; akin to OS. [=a][eth]ar, [=o][eth]ar, D. & G. ander, OHG. andar, Icel. annarr, Sw. annan, Dan. anden, Goth. an[thorn]ar, Skr. antara: cf. L. alter; all orig. comparatives: cf. Skr. anya other. [root]180 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Dark Side of the Moon — This article is about the album by Pink Floyd. For other uses, see Dark side of the Moon. The Dark Side of the Moon …   Wikipedia

  • The Dark Side of the Sun — For other uses, see The Dark Side of the Sun (disambiguation). The Dark Side of the Sun   …   Wikipedia

  • The Other Ones — For the 1980s band, see The Other Ones (Australian German band). For the novel by Jean Thesman, see The Other Ones (novel). The Other Ones Origin San Francisco, California, USA Genres Rock Years active 1998–2002 …   Wikipedia

  • laugh on the wrong side of one's mouth — or[laugh on the other side of one s mouth] or[laugh out of the other side of one s mouth] {v. phr.}, {informal} To be made sorry; to feel annoyance or disappointment; cry. * /Paul boasted that he was a good skater, but after he fell, he laughed… …   Dictionary of American idioms


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