Antonyms for besides

nevertheless, on the contrary, notwithstanding, yet, solely, but, exclusively, simply, on the other hand, purely.

Quotes of besides

  1. Some artists claim praise is irrelevant in measuring the success of art, but I think it's quite relevant. Besides it makes me feel great. – Chris Van Allsburg
  2. Each simian had a much different body suit, so besides trying to define class across species, there was a definite attempt to dress each group in different styles. – Colleen Atwood
  3. I'm going to keep making films I believe in. Whether I am successful or not is besides the point. – Ajay Devgan
  4. How do I know why Miles walks off the stage? Why don't you ask him? And besides maybe we'd all like to be like Miles, and just haven't got the guts. – Dizzy Gillespie
  5. You know the drum was the first instrument besides the human voice. – Billy Higgins
  6. A good many things go around in the dark besides Santa Claus. – Herbert Hoover
  7. I think no one could have made peace in Bosnia besides Holbrooke. – Michael Ignatieff
  8. The environmental benefits of hydrogen are also outstanding. When used as an energy source, hydrogen produces no emissions besides water. Zero polluting emissions, an amazing advance over the current sources of energy that we use. – Dan Lipinski
  9. How did we win the election in the year 2000? We talked about a humble foreign policy: No nation -building; don't police the world. That's conservative, it's Republican, it's pro -American- it follows the founding fathers. And, besides it follows the Constitution. – Ron Paul
  10. And to turn it into rap wasn't too difficult besides just rhymin' the last words of each line. – Slick Rick
  11. The rest of my work, besides sketching and keeping a diary, which was the most troublesome of all, consisted in making geological and zoological collections. – John H. Speke
  12. Only nine States have been represented since my arrival 'till within three days. There are now Eleven States barely represented. This tardiness in the States or their Delegates, besides retarding the most important Business makes it exceeding fatiguing to those that do attend. – William Whipple
  13. Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non -essentials. – Lin Yutang

Usage examples for besides

  1. Did any one see him, besides Mr. Bolsover? – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  2. Besides he was far away now. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  3. But what are they besides – The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett
  4. Besides a new name will make you forget yourself. – The Blue Birds' Winter Nest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  5. Besides I'm not sorry! – Secret Bread by F. Tennyson Jesse
  6. Besides it's easy for you to talk, Molly. – Molly Brown's Junior Days by Nell Speed
  7. Besides this his lyrics are, in what may be called 'song- quality, ' scarcely to be surpassed. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  8. Besides she never told me. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  9. " Besides if I had any, I should not give it to you. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  10. Not only that, but she says she loves yuh besides – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  11. Besides why should he now, anyway? – The Brass Bound Box by Evelyn Raymond
  12. " And I doubt, besides said Clement, " if Bourdillon would listen to Rodd." – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  13. Besides if we had only a boat, I am the captain of it. – An Antarctic Mystery by Jules Verne
  14. Besides he had to make money. – Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course by W. B. M. Ferguson
  15. Besides I'm coming in just because. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  16. " Besides he explained, " I haven't an idea what you mean." – Romance Island by Zona Gale
  17. Besides he had really expected to be in Old Chester before this, so that they could have talked things over. – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland
  18. Besides it is often necessary. – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  19. Besides it can do no good to speak. – The Castle Of The Shadows by Alice Muriel Williamson
  20. Ask me besides anything that you please. – Candide by Voltaire Commentator: Philip Littell

Rhymes for besides