Definition of 'else'
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The threat to his players appeared more internal than anything else. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are no more exposed to currency fluctuations than anyone else in the sector. The Sun (2016)They grow on little bits of wasteland in cities as much as anywhere else. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can always incentivise them to buy something else with the money they make. The Sun (2016)The mainstream media did more to grow our reach than anything else. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Keep it to being about the two of you rather than anyone else. The Sun (2016) Nobody else wants to do it. Times, Sunday Times (2017) Nobody else is working, why should columnists? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The manager said he cannot complain about anyone else's performances until he gets his own game right. The Sun (2016)Aside from the picture in the archive, little else is known about him and his time at war. Smithsonian Mag (2017)They have not got much else to complain about. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We cannot seem to get people to talk about anything else. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There was nobody else in the room at the time. The Sun (2012)This can be used when all else fails. BMA Family Doctor Guide - Heart Disease (1989)You enjoy a lively exchange of ideas as much as anybody else. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Our railway network is either overcrowded or else simply neglected. Times, Sunday Times (2014)With a mobile you can talk while doing something else. The Sun (2007)To say anything else would be negative. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Primary schools may be better off without primary colours but nobody else is. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Above all else you should use it to avoid another split. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Say no way and refuse to get together with anyone else. The Sun (2010)They would demand too much time and effort at the expense of so much else. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was only watched by drunks so no one else could either. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That drives you on to do something else. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It seemed more to do with the zeitgeist than anything else. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Nobody else would want to get into a car that looks like this. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He is like anyone else taking the sea air. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There was something else about him. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)Everyone else uses a smaller stroke. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He wants to do something else after 16 years in broadcasting. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Don't expect anyone else to look after you and your information. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'else'
Extremely Common. else is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'else'
British English: else /ɛls/ ADVERB
You use else after words such as `someone' and `everyone', and after question words like `what', to talk about another person, place, or thing.
She is much taller than everyone else.
- American English: else
- Arabic: آخَر
- Brazilian Portuguese: em vez de
- Chinese: 另外
- Croatian: ostali
- Czech: jiný
- Danish: anden
- Dutch: anders in andere omstandigheden
- European Spanish: más
- Finnish: muu
- French: autrement
- German: anderer
- Greek: αλλιώς
- Italian: altrimenti
- Japanese: そのほかに
- Korean: 그 밖에
- Norwegian: ellers
- Polish: inaczej
- European Portuguese: mais
- Romanian: oricine altcineva
- Russian: еще
- Spanish: más
- Swedish: annars
- Thai: อื่นๆ
- Turkish: daha başka
- Ukrainian: ще
- Vietnamese: khác
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