Meaning of ALTERNATIVE in Hindi
Meaning of alternative in Hindi
- वैकल्पिक(Pr. Vaikalpik waikalpik)
- एवजी(Pr. Evaji evajee ewazi)
- आनुकल्पिक(Pr. Aanukalpik)
- अनुकल्पी(Pr. Anukalpi anukalpee)
- विकल्प(Pr. Vikalp wikalp)
- दो में से कोई पसंद करना(Pr. Do men se koi pasand karana do men se koee pasand karanaa)
- पक्षान्तर(Pr. Pakshantar)
- दो में से कोई एक(Pr. Do men se koi ek do men se koee ek)
- प्रत्याम्नाय(Pr. Pratyamnay pratyaamnaay)
- एवज़ी(Pr. Evazi evazee ewaji)
Meaning of ALTERNATIVE in English
- Offering a choice of two things.
- Disjunctive; as, an alternative conjunction.
- Alternate; reciprocal.
- An offer of two things, one of which may be chosen, but not both; a choice between two things, so that if one is taken, the other must be left.
- Either of two things or propositions offered to one's choice. thus when two things offer a choice of one only, the two things are called alternatives.
- The course of action or the thing offered in place of another.
- A choice between more than two things; one of several things offered to choose among.
Examples and usage
To better understand the meaning of ALTERNATIVE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word ALTERNATIVE
"He could not bear to contemplate the alternative"
- The word/phrase 'alternative' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the deathly hallows'.
"He had been thinking about it for a fortnight and could come up with no alternative"
- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the alternative in the novel Harry potter and the order of the phoenix book.
"I have no alternative but to force you"
- To understand the meaning of alternative, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the order of the phoenix book.
ALTERNATIVE usage in Proverbs/Idioms
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Usage of "ALTERNATIVE": Examples from famous English Poetry
"A great alternative to a poem"
- This term alternative was used by Stephen Cohen in the Poem Valentines day poem ideas.
"Ielding an alternative to hate"
- This term alternative was used by Fugue in F# major. in the Poem Tolerance is hard to tolerate.
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