Other

Definition of Other

Oth´er   Pronunciation: ŭth´ẽr
conj.1.Either; - used with other or or for its correlative (as either . . . or are now used).
Other of chalk, other of glass.
- Chaucer.
pron. & a.1.
1.Different from that which, or the one who, has been specified; not the same; not identical; additional; second of two.
Each of them made other for to win.
- Chaucer.
Whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.
- Matt. v. 39.
2.Not this, but the contrary; opposite; as, the other side of a river.
3.Alternate; second; - used esp. in connection with every; as, every other day, that is, each alternate day, every second day.
4.Left, as opposed to right.
A distaff in her other hand she had.
- Spenser.
Other some
some others.
The other day
at a certain time past, not distant, but indefinite; not long ago; recently; rarely, the third day past.
Bind my hair up: as 't was yesterday?
No, nor t' other day.
- B. Jonson.
adv.1.Otherwise.

Related Words

accessory, accident, accidental, added, addendum, addition, adjunct, alien, ancillary, another, apart, appendage, appurtenance, autre chose, auxiliary, collateral, contingency, contingent, contributory, detached, different story, different thing, disconnected, discrete, disjunct, disparate, disrelated, dissimilar, dissociated, distant, divergent, diverse, else, exotic, extraneous, farther, foreign, fresh, further, happenstance, incidental, incommensurable, incomparable, independent, inessential, insular, irrelative, isolated, mere chance, more, no such thing, nonessential, not that sort, not the same, not the type, not-self, of a sort, of another sort, of sorts, other than, otherwise, outlandish, peculiar, plus, quite another thing, rare, removed, renewed, secondary, segregate, separate, separated, something else, something else again, spare, special, strange, subsidiary, sui generis, superaddition, supernumerary, supplement, supplemental, supplementary, surplus, ulterior, unaffiliated, unalike, unallied, unassociated, unconnected, unequal, unessential, unique, unlike, unrelatable, unrelated
Word:

Browse

Ostracoidea
Ostrea
Ostreaceous
Ostreaculture
Ostreophagist
ostrich
Ostrich farm
Ostrich farming
Ostrich fern
Ostriferous
Ostrogoth
Ostrogothic
Oswego tea
otacoustic
Otaheite apple
Otalgia
Otalgic
Otalgy
Otary
Otheoscope
-Other-
Other some
Othergates
Otherguise
Otherness
Otherways
Otherwhere
Otherwhile
Otherwise
otherworldly
Othman
othonna
Otic
Otides
Otididae
Otiose
Otiosity
Otis
Otitis
Oto-
Otoba fat
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home