Hindi translation of alternate
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Word forms: alternates, alternating, alternated
Definitions and Translations
1. intransitive verb /ˈɔːltəneɪt ˈऑल्टनेइट्/
When you alternate between two things, you regularly do or use one thing and then the other.बारी-बारी से एक के बाद दूसरा करना ⇒ I alternated between feeling freezing cold and boiling hot. ⇒ alternate with something ⇒ alternate between things
2. intransitive verb
When one thing alternates with another, the two things regularly occur, one after the other.दो चीज़ों का बारी-बारी से होना ⇒ Her aggressive moods alternated with more gentle states. ⇒ alternate with something ⇒ alternate between things
3. adjective before noun /ɔːlˈtɜːnət ऑलˈटअनट्/
Alternate actions, events, or processes regularly occur after each other.एकांतर ⇒ They were decorated with alternate bands of colour.
Derived formsalternately adverbएकांतर क्रम से ⇒ He lived alternately in Florence and Naples.
4. adjective before noun
If something happens on alternate days, it happens on one day, then happens on every second day after that. In the same way, something can happen in alternate weeks or years.वैकल्पिक रूप से होना ⇒ Some government offices open on alternate Saturdays.
5. adjective before noun
In American English, alternate is used to describe something that can exist or that you can do instead of something else. The British word is alternative.वैकल्पिक ⇒ He sent Congress an alternate version of the bill.
Derived formsalternately adverbवैकल्पिक रूप से ⇒ Alternately, the coconut can be toasted.
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Example Sentences Including 'alternate'
And the less time we give that one to think of alternate arrangements, the less chance that he can circumvent our will.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
He seemed to find the action invigorating: he did it several times with alternate hands.Stage Fright
She came over and stood directly behind me, pressing alternate knees lightly into my back.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
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'alternate' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُتَنَاوِب
- Brazilian Portuguese: alternado alternada
- Chinese: 交替的
- Croatian: naizmjeničan
- Czech: střídavý
- Danish: vekslende
- Dutch: afwisselend
- European Spanish: alterno alterna
- Finnish: vuoroittainen
- French: alterné
- German: abwechselnd
- Greek: εναλλασσόμενος εναλλασσόμενη
- Italian: alternato alternata
- Japanese: 交互の
- Korean: 교대의
- Norwegian: vekslende
- Polish: naprzemienny naprzemienna
- Portuguese: alternado alternada
- Romanian: alternativ alternativă, alternativi, alternative
- Russian: чередующийся
- Spanish: alterno alterna
- Swedish: omväxlande
- Thai: ซึ่งสลับกัน
- Turkish: karşılıklı
- Ukrainian: змінний
- Vietnamese: luân phiên
Translation of alternate from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary