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The whole point of bike-sharing is to give New Yorkers another way to commute. A lot of folks in Bay Ridge work in downtown Brooklyn or other parts of the borough. For them, it would make more sense to hop on a Citi Bike than to wait for a train or a bus.
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Meaning of "or other" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OR OTHER

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WHAT DOES OR OTHER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of or other in the English dictionary

The definition of or other in the dictionary is used to add vagueness to the preceding pronoun, noun, noun phrase, or adverb.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OR OTHER

or
OR circuit
or else
OR gate
or so
ora
ora et labora
ora pro nobis
ORAC
orach
orache
oracle
oracles
oracular
oracularity
oracularly
oracularness
oraculous
oraculously
oraculousness

WORDS THAT END LIKE OR OTHER

another
Big Brother
bother
brother
each other
either
every other
grandmother
in one ear and out the other
mother
no other
none other
one another
one way and another
one with another
other
smoother
somehow or other
stepmother
the other
through-other

Synonyms and antonyms of or other in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «or other» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OR OTHER

Find out the translation of or other to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of or other from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «or other» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

或其他
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

u otro
570 millions of speakers

English

or other
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

या अन्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أو غيرها
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

или другой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ou outra
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বা অন্যান্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ou autre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

atau yang lain
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

oder andere
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

またはその他の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기타
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Utawa liyane
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hoặc khác
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அல்லது வேறு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

किंवा इतर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

veya diğeri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

o altra
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lub innego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

або інший
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sau alte
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ή άλλα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

of ander
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

eller annan
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

eller annen
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OR OTHER»

The term «or other» is very widely used and occupies the 3.808 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OR OTHER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about or other

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10 QUOTES WITH «OR OTHER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word or other.
1
Karl Abraham
Psychoanalysts have been occupied for a long time with the difficult question of what the psychological conditions are which determine the form of the neurotic disease to which the individual will succumb. It is as though he had a choice between different illnesses and led by unknown impulses selected one or other of them.
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Sal Albanese
The whole point of bike-sharing is to give New Yorkers another way to commute. A lot of folks in Bay Ridge work in downtown Brooklyn or other parts of the borough. For them, it would make more sense to hop on a Citi Bike than to wait for a train or a bus.
3
Noah Baumbach
It's nice being friends over a period of time with people whose music you like so much, or other filmmakers, seeing people change, go through trials.
4
Andrew J. Bernstein
The truth is that stress doesn't come from your boss, your kids, your spouse, traffic jams, health challenges, or other circumstances. It comes from your thoughts about these circumstances.
5
Tyler Blackburn
I don't like cattiness, or people who are too judgmental of others, or other situations.
6
Michael Bloomberg
And I think the more money you put in people's hands, the more they will spend. And if they don't spend it, they invest it. And investing it is another way of creating jobs. It puts money into mutual funds or other kinds of banks that can go out and make loans, and we need to do that.
7
David Blunkett
Much extremist activity falls short of directly inciting people to violence or other crimes and so is not caught by laws on incitement. Neither does the Public Order Act, used to protect groups of people from harassment, deal with the problem.
8
Matt Blunt
The decision to join or not join a service union, political party or other organization should be left up to the individual. No such organization has the right to take money out of the pockets of state workers without their proper consent.
9
Michael Burgess
Most Americans have some experience with nursing homes or other long term care settings, and nearly half have had a family member or close friend in a home in the past three years.
10
Joaquin Castro
A lot of folks feel like my brother and me or other politicians chart out their careers from Day 1 until the end. I've never been like that.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OR OTHER»

Discover the use of or other in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to or other and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Own Or Other Culture
Own or Other Culture challenges those anthropologists who suggest that fieldwork in the 'West' is easy or merely a reiteration of what is already 'known' to either Westerners or non Westerners.
Judith Okely, 1996
2
Opening a Restaurant Or Other Food Business Starter Kit: How ...
A guide to opening a restaurant of other food business that focuses on writing a business plan, discussing statement of purpose, marketing, competition, financial data, licenses, and other related topics; and includes a CD-ROM with an ...
Sharon L. Fullen, 2005
3
Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism Or Other ...
Learn, among other things, how to: gauge “readiness" overcome fear of the bathroom teach how to use toilet paper, flush and wash up and deal with toileting in unfamiliar environments. A life preserver for parents and reluctant children!
‎2007
4
The Jolly Postman, Or, Other People's Letters
This gorgeous anniversary edition has a free letter set keepsake containing 10 special Jolly Postman letters, 10 decorated envelopes and a sticker sheet.
Allan Ahlberg, 2006
5
The Provenance of the Pseudepigrapha: Jewish, Christian, Or ...
This book analyzes a substantial corpus of Old Testament pseudepigrapha, proposing a methodology for understanding them first in the social context of their earliest (Christian) manuscripts and inferring still earlier Jewish or other ...
James R. Davila, 2005
6
Counseling and Therapy With Clients Who Abuse Alcohol Or ...
In this book, Cynthia Glidden-Tracey lays out an integrated, holistic, and effective approach to clients' inevitably intertwined problems, which encourages all practitioners to develop skills for detecting, assessing, and addressing ...
Cynthia E. Glidden-Tracey, 2005
7
Foreign investment barriers or other restrictions that ...
332-268, Foreign Investment Barriers or Other Restrictions That Prevent Foreign Capital From Claiming the Benefits of Foreign Government Programs. This investigation was instituted following receipt on November 16, 1988, of a request from ...
United States International Trade Commission, United States. Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, 1989
8
Cost savings or other benefits to U.S. consumers resulting ...
report to the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives on investigation no. 332-247 under section 332(g) of the Tariff Act of 1930 United States International Trade Commission. Supply The price sensitivity of supply in ...
United States International Trade Commission, 1988
9
A Rollick of Recorders Or Other Instruments: Thirteen ...
Thirteen Popular Colonial Tunes Set for Trio. i pi ? i P i * See p. 2 6. WOU'D YOU HAVE A YOUNG. 3. DRIVE THE COLD WINTER AWAY Adagio Play ford, Dancing- Master m 3 $ ^ Trip i i fp-,j IM- i 5=6: ^ ^N P i 4. THE COUNTRY FARMERS ...
‎1975
10
The Justice of the Peace, and Parish Officer
Provided alway, that the justices, before whom any complaint respecting the word Wool not being marked as aforesaid shall be made, may, if they think fit, order the wool or other the said articles which have been seized to be returned to the ...
Richard Burn, Charles Durnford, John King, 1814

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OR OTHER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term or other is used in the context of the following news items.
1
DIY dorm redo: a canopy chandelier and other simple projects
If you want to go the cinder-block route (or plastic milk crates or wood pallets) to make bookcases, a desk or other simple furniture, be sure to ... «azcentral.com, Jul 15»
2
Police: Huntington cab driver suspected of raping woman might …
*contain copyrighted or other proprietary material of any kind without the express permission of the owner of that material. * violate any right of ... «Huntington Beach Independent, Jul 15»
3
Anger over axing of bottle shop cap
Councillor Steve Morris does not want to see new liquor outlets opening in Merivale or other areas with a high density of outlets. «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
4
Money, Mergers & Expansions For Booktrack, Other SF Startups
Urgent.ly detects the accident location, allows the customer to request a tow truck or other help, and also notifies a family member or other ... «Xconomy, Jul 15»
5
Danny Castillo: Win or lose I always get an extra check on the back …
If you look at baseball, basketball, football, they all have a big name apparel company backing them in some way or other. I have some mixed ... «Bloody Elbow, Jul 15»
6
France Loves Its Farms But Cannot Pay For Its Farmers For Ever …
... before the harvests, French farmers tend to organise spectacular protest actions that sees milk or other produce poured over sensitive places, ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
7
The yanks are waking up as the dollar's gone bid
None of the blogs or other sources of information is to be ... Any news, opinions, research, data, or other information contained within this ... «ForexLive, Jul 15»
8
Dutch Court's Climate Ruling May Force Other States To Cut …
... the court concludes that the state “has the power to issue rules or other measures, including community information, to promote the transition ... «CleanTechnica, Jul 15»
9
Marco Rubio says Iran deal means we have to help defend Iran from …
... agreed that the agreement doesn't prevent the U.S. from attacking Iran using cyber or other means or require the U.S. to develop measures to ... «PolitiFact, Jul 15»
10
Apple Reveals Lightning Connectors with Graphene Signal Paths
A connector or other structure may be provided with dielectric material and ... For example, the inkjet printing equipment #28 or other suitable ... «Patently Apple, Jul 15»

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