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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. -Occurring in a successive manner; Changing back and forth

Usage examples (33)
  • They were deglycerolized by alternately centrifuging and mixing
  • Verb (used without object) : Day alternates with night. ,He alternates between hope and despair. ,My sister and I alternated in doing the dishes
  • Adjective : Winter and summer are alternate seasons. ,alternate acts of kindness. ,Read only the alternate lines. ,The alternate route is more...
  • He gives his title alternately as “Minister of Truth and Enlightenment” and “First Piece of Meat.” for more
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