Definition of side-looking in English:

side-looking

adjective

  • 1Giving or characterized by sidelong looks. rare.

  • 2Designating radar or sonar in which the beam is transmitted sideways and downwards, typically from an aircraft for the mapping of relief; relating to or employing such a system.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in James Fenimore Cooper (1789–1851), novelist. From side + looking.

Pronunciation

side-looking

/ˈsʌɪdlʊkɪŋ/