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Overview of adj other

The adj other has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (483) other

(not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied; "today isn't any other day"- the White Queen; "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")

2. (8) other

(recently past; "the other evening")

3. early, former, other

(belonging to the distant past; "the early inhabitants of Europe"; "former generations"; "in other times")

4. other

(very unusual; different in character or quality from the normal or expected; "a strange, other dimension...where his powers seemed to fail"- Lance Morrow) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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