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Other appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • Dear mother,
    give your other udder
    to my other brother.
  • As one black bug, bled blue, black blood. The other black bug bled blue.
  • One black beetle bled only black blood, the other black beetle bled blue.
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Other appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • Eno, rehtori. A fair other one.
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Other is sometimes a misspelling of others.

The word other is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the adjective other

What does other mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more other / most other

  1. not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied
    • examples: today isn't any other day | the construction of highways and other public works | he asked for other employment | any other person would tell the truth | his other books are still in storage | then we looked at the other house | hearing was good in his other ear | the other sex | she lived on the other side of the street from me | went in the other direction
    • antonym: same
    • similar: different; another / some other; different; new; opposite; opposite; opposite; otherwise
    • attribute: distinctness / separateness / otherness = the quality of being not alike
    • see also: separate
  2. recently past
    • example: the other evening
    • adjective position: attributive adjective (it occurs before the noun)
    • similar: past
  3. belonging to the distant past
    • example: in other times
    • adjective position: attributive adjective (it occurs before the noun)
    • synonyms of other: early / former
    • similar: past
  4. very unusual; different in character or quality from the normal or expected
    • example: a strange, other dimension...where his powers seemed to fail
    • similar: strange / unusual

Alternative definition of the adjective other


  1. See other (determiner) below
  2. See second.
    • See Alien.
    • See Different.

    Definition of the adverb other

    What does other mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


    1. Apart from; in the phrase "'other' than".

    Definition of the noun other

    What does other mean as a name of something?

    noun - plural: others

    1. An other one.

    Other definitions of other

    What does other also mean?


    1. [obsolete] Or.


    1. Not the one previously referred to.


    1. The Other is a fictional character in the British science fiction franchise Doctor Who. A legendary figure in Time Lord history, the Other was only alluded to in the television series, but is featured several times in spin-off media based on the programme.
    2. Other is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Notebook.
    3. Other is a fictional character from the 1998 film The Pigeon Egg Strategy.

    There are other characters with in their name, like Other Woman, The Other Man, The Other Girl.


    "Other" is a 2011 short horror Sci-Fi thriller film written by Daniel DelPurgatorio, Rob Foster and Anthony R. Williams and directed by Daniel DelPurgatorio.


    1. "Other" is a musical album of Data Romance.
      • released on
    2. "Other" is a musical EP of Nikila.
      • released on (8 years ago)
    3. "Other" is a composition.
    4. Other a.k.a. Las Demás is a Latin Grammy award nominated music video.
    5. "Other" a.k.a. "O T H E R": [ O T H E R ] is a 2008 studio album by Brian "Lustmord" Williams, released on Hydra Head Records. [ O T H E R ] was also released as a two disc set on Japanese label Daymare Recordings with the second disc featuring the Lustmord release "Juggernaut" in its entirety.
      • also known as [OTHER]
      • genre: Dark ambient
      • released on (6 years ago)


    other is a record label.


    1. other: The "Other" is a key concept in Continental philosophy and in the social sciences; as such, the Other opposes the Same. The terms the Other and Otherness refer to who is and what is alien and divergent from the norm, from identity, and from the self. The Constitutive Other usually denotes a different, incomprehensible Self that is external to the one's own Self; thus, the word Other usually is capitalized, because, conceptually, the Other is a mystification reduced to a fetish, by a hegemonic subject.
    2. Other is a musical performance role.
    3. Other: The gender other is used on Freebase to represent people who are neither male nor female, or whose gender cannot readily be expressed by either of those terms. This may include transgendered and intersex people, for example.
    4. Other is a drug formulation category.
    5. Other type of art support.
    6. Other is a visual art genre.
    7. Other is a visual art medium.
    8. Other is an art period/movement.
    9. Other is a visual art support.

    Phrases with Other

    Phrases starting with the word Other:

    1. Other Half
    2. Other Head
    3. Other Side
    4. Other times
    5. Other Woman
    6. Other Virginity
    7. Other Wheatgrasses

    Phrases ending with the word Other:

    1. each other
    2. some other
    3. A. N. Other
    4. Every Other
    5. significant other
    6. Something or Other

    Other phrases containing the word Other:

    1. The Other Day
    2. in other words
    3. The Other Place
    4. on the other hand
    5. Any Other Business
    6. Look the Other Way
    7. Pull the Other Leg

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    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Other

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    Google previewA Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800: Tibbett to M. West (1993)

    by Philip H. Highfill, Kalman A. Burnim, Edward A. Langhans

    A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers & Other Stage Personnel in London, 1660-1800 Volume 1 5: Tibbett to M. West by PHILIP H. HIGHFILL, JR., KALMAN A. BURNIM and EDWARD A.

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    Quotes about Other

    From this it follows that con-sideration for other persons or for other living beings is very vital for goodness and want of consideration for other people makes human beings selfish, regardless for other people's good. (Morarji Desai)
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    Scrabble value of O1T1H4E1R1

    The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

    Anagrams of OTHER

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