Definition of 'either-or'
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Used Occasionally. either-or is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'either-or'
British English: either ... or /ˈaɪðə; iːðə ɔː/ CONJUNCTION
You use either in front of the first of two or more alternatives, when you are stating the only possibilities or choices that there are. The other alternatives are introduced by or.
Sightseeing is best done either by tour bus or by bicycles.
- American English: either ... or
- Arabic: إما ... أَوْ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ou ... ou
- Chinese: 要么...要么
- Croatian: ili ... ili
- Czech: buď ... (a)nebo
- Danish: enten ... eller
- Dutch: of ... of
- European Spanish: o ... o
- Finnish: joko...tai
- French: soit ... soit
- German: entweder ... oder
- Greek: είτε ... είτε
- Italian: o... o
- Japanese: ･･･かまたは･･･か
- Korean: ...거나 또는 ...거나
- Norwegian: enten ... eller
- Polish: albo ... albo
- European Portuguese: ou ... ou
- Romanian: sau
- Russian: или ... или
- Spanish: o ... o
- Swedish: antingen ... eller
- Thai: อย่างนี้หรืออย่างนั้น
- Turkish: ya o, ya bu
- Ukrainian: або…або
- Vietnamese: hoặc ... hoặc
Definition of either-or from the Collins English Dictionary
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