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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - Making an additional point; In addition.

Usage examples (36)
  • We learn the inner secret of happiness when we learn to direct our inner drives, our interest and our attention to something besides ourselves.
  • besides, we can't afford it
  • However, I've heard/read other people using the term besides me.
  • Had he any other title besides the one by which he was currently known? for more
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  • "Besides" (in addition to) putting the glass in the sink, she placed the book "beside" (at the side of) the bed.
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