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alternative
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as in: an alternative plan Define
something available as another possibility
  • Or taken it out of my pocket—two alternatives.

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  • Let’s think of at least three alternatives before we decide what to do.
  • Can anyone think of a better alternative?

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unspecified meaning
  • "Here’s another alternative for me," said Nastasia, turning once more to the actress; "and he does it out of pure kindness of heart.

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as in: an alternative plan Define
something available as another possibility
as in: alternative medicine Define
non-traditional or non-standard
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