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oth·er

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pronunciation:
uh thr
parts of speech:
adjective, noun, pronoun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: different from the one or ones mentioned.
I don't want this wrench, I want the other wrench.
similar words:
another, contrasting, different, distinct, separate
definition 2: the one remaining out of two or more.
I hurt this arm, so I have to lift things with my other arm.
synonyms:
remaining
similar words:
alternative
definition 3: happening not long ago.
I forgot my wallet the other day, but I have it now.It was nice to see you the other day.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: the one of two or more that remains.
The first son went to college and the other began a job.
 
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: the remaining one.
You take this cookie, and I'll take the other.
definition 2: everyone except for yourself.
The others stayed at the party after I left.
similar words:
another