Definition of 'the other'
Example sentences containing 'the other'
You had to be one or the other.ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?: A Life Through the Movies (2004) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2014) The Golden Thread - Asian experiences of post-Raj Britain (1990)
It removes both the space for independent actions and the possibility of seeking the sponsorship of one superpower against the other.After Thatcher (1989)
Why is Dad taking so long with the other one?Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Three groupies came to my room - one after the other.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Real liberation will not be one against the other, but both together.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It has invested heavily by lining up the matches of all three English clubs in the competition one after the other.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Scored one, made the other.The Sun (2007)
Or one of the others.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I stuck the knife into the main artery and slid the knife quickly through his neck from one side to the other.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I don't think you need to jettison one or the other.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The result is a two-storey house with ground-floor rooms opening from one to the other.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It was the other ones that caused all the trouble... they're not from around here.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The other incident involved one of the workmen on his building site who walked past AG with one of his boot soles flapping.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Could it be that they live and they die, but don't worry too much one way or the other?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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