Lingvanex Tranalator

Lingvanex Translator

Translate: Text, Voice, Camera


Meaning & Definition of Alternative in English

English

Alternative

/ɔltərnətɪv/

noun

1. One of a number of things from which only one can be chosen

  • "What option did i have?"
  • "There no other alternative"
  • "My only choice is to refuse"
    synonym:
  • option
  • ,
  • alternative
  • ,
  • choice

adjective

1. Serving or used in place of another

  • "An alternative plan"
    synonym:
  • alternate
  • ,
  • alternative
  • ,
  • substitute

2. Necessitating a choice between mutually exclusive possibilities

  • "Alternative possibilities were neutrality or war"
    synonym:
  • alternative

3. Pertaining to unconventional choices

  • "An alternative life style"
    synonym:
  • alternative

Examples of using

We are trapped in an alternative reality.
We have no alternative but to work.
We have no alternative but to work.