not leave (one's) side

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not leave (one's) side

1. To remain in one's company indefinitely or for an extended period of time, especially to provide them with care. His parents didn't leave his side for the whole time he was in the hospital. Whenever our kids get sick, they never let us leave their side.
2. To remain married to and supportive of one, especially during and/or after some trouble or hardship. He did not leave my side, even though I'd squandered our life savings on a get-rich-quick scheme. The senator's wife today reiterated that she wouldn't leave her husband's side amid the scandal.
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not leave somebody’s ˈside

stay with somebody, especially in order to take care of them: While he was in hospital she didn’t leave his side for more than a couple of hours at a time.
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More than that and you run the risk of a "sticky" dog--a dog that won't leave your side.
There is so much toing and froing, but you must focus your attention on someone who won't leave your side.
There is so much going on you must focus on someone who won't leave your side.
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For instance, while a clingy two-year-old is appropriate, an eight-year-old who won't leave your side, go to a friend's house or go on sleepovers is not.
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