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oth·er

other

 
pronunciation:
uh thr
parts of speech:
adjective, noun, pronoun, adverb
phrases:
every other
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: different from the one or ones indicated.
in other places
antonyms:
same, selfsame
similar words:
additional, another, contrasting, different, distinct, diverse, separate
definition 2: the remaining one of two or more.
my other hand
synonyms:
remaining
similar words:
alternate, alternative
definition 3: additional or more.
I saw three other hats I liked.
synonyms:
additional, further, more
similar words:
extra, supplementary
definition 4: recently in the past.
the other day
definition 5: past.
people of other times
synonyms:
former, past
similar words:
anterior, bygone, earlier, previous, prior
phrase: every other
 
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.
similar words:
last, second
 
part of speech: pronoun
definition 1: the additional one.
similar words:
another
definition 2: the remaining one.
definition 3: (usu. pl.) those aside from oneself; other persons or things.
similar words:
another
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in another way; otherwise (usu. fol. by than).
We could do nothing other than wait.
synonyms:
otherwise