English translation of वैकल्पिक
वैकल्पिकPowered by COBUILD /vaikalpika/
Definitions and Translations
/vaikalpika, vaikalpik, vaiklpika, vaiklpik/
1. alternate 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. ⇒ He sent Congress an alternate version of the bill.
2. alternative adjective before noun
Alternative is used to describe things which are different from traditional or established things of their kind. ⇒ ...alternative medicine.
3. alternative countable noun, adjective before noun
An alternative is something that can exist or you can do instead of something else. ⇒ How about natural gas? Is that an alternative? ⇒ There were alternative methods of travel available.
4. optional adjective
If something is optional, you can choose whether or not you do it or have it. ⇒ Optional fees include cooking tuition.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Translation of वैकल्पिक from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary