Definition of 'alternatively'
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Or Alternatively just do your job! Times, Sunday Times (2017)Alternatively ask them for the cheque number. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Alternatively you can use the ones already supplied. The Sun (2010)Alternatively use the environmentally friendly approach of cranking the handle. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Alternatively you can take it by place your fingertips on the side of your neck. The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)Alternatively, try varying the carbs rather than moaning about a suspect wheat allergy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Alternatively, try serving your whisky over ice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Alternatively, ask him what the time is and then turn his wrist to admire his watch. The Sun (2013)Alternatively, we just rewrite the original a little. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Alternatively, ask for recommendations from friends. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Alternatively, just put them through a hot cycle in the dishwasher. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Alternatively, ask for a contribution to keep the cost below the limit. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Alternatively use large folding doors between rooms to give you the option of open-plan or privacy. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Alternatively, why not take a picture in a gallery? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Alternatively, just dust with sifted icing sugar. The Sun (2012)Alternatively, ask an adviser to do this for you. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Alternatively, use this opportunity to switch to a different suite of software. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Alternatively, take the car to a garage and ask the mechanics to look it over. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Alternatively, just chill out in the shelving shallows. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Alternatively, use the best possible potting compost in containers. The Sun (2011)Alternatively, try meditation or yoga. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'alternatively'
British English: alternatively /ɔːlˈtɜːnətɪvlɪ/ ADVERB
You use alternatively to introduce a suggestion or to mention something different from what has just been stated.
It takes eight hours to drive to the city. Alternatively, you can fly there.
- American English: otherwise after mentioning situation
- Arabic: بِالتَبَادُل
- Brazilian Portuguese: alternativamente
- Chinese: 作为选择
- Croatian: alternativno
- Czech: jinak
- Danish: alternativt
- Dutch: alternatief
- European Spanish: opcionalmente
- Finnish: vaihtoehtoisesti
- French: alternativement
- German: ersatzweise
- Greek: εναλλακτικά
- Italian: alternativamente
- Japanese: 代わりに
- Korean: 교대로
- Norwegian: alternativt
- Polish: alternatywnie
- European Portuguese: alternativamente
- Romanian: alternativ
- Russian: альтернативно
- Spanish: opcionalmente
- Swedish: alternativt
- Thai: ซึ่งมีตัวเลือก
- Turkish: ya da
- Ukrainian: інакше
- Vietnamese: một cách khác
British English: alternatively ADVERB
You use alternatively to introduce a suggestion or to mention something different to what has just been stated.
Allow about eight hours for the drive. Alternatively, you can fly.
Definition of alternatively from the Collins English Dictionary
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