take (one's) side

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take (one's) side

To support or side with one in an argument. You always take your wife's side, even if you don't agree with her! Thank you for taking my side at the meeting. I was starting to feel like I was on my own in there.
See also: side, take
References in classic literature ?
When you are ill-used by one woman, there is great comfort in telling it to another--because, nine times out of ten, the other always takes your side. Perhaps, when my back was turned, he did call her in?