other than


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other than

prep.
With the exception of; except for; besides: Other than one sister, she has no close relatives.
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Adv.1.other than - in another and different manner; "very soon you will know differently"; "she thought otherwise"; "there is no way out other than the fire escape";
Translations
ما عَدا، غَيْر
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other

(ˈaðə)
1. adjective, pronoun the second of two. I have lost my other glove; I've got one of my gloves but I can't find the other (one).
2. adjective, pronoun those people, things etc not mentioned, present etc; additional. Some of them have arrived – where are the others?; The baby is here and the other children are at school.
3. adjective (with day, ~week etc) recently past. I saw him just the other day/morning.
ˈotherwise adverb
1. in every other way except this. She has a big nose but otherwise she is very good-looking.
2. doing, thinking etc something else. I am otherwise engaged this evening.
conjunction
or else; if not. Take a taxi – otherwise you'll be late.
no/none other than
the very same person as. The man who had sent the flowers was none other than the man she had spoken to the night before.
other than
except. There was no-one there other than an old woman.
somehow or other
in some way or by some means not known or decided. I'll finish this job on time somehow or other.
someone/something or other
a person or thing that is not known. Someone or other broke that window.
somewhere or other
in one place if not in another; in some place not known or decided. He must have hidden it somewhere or other.
References in classic literature ?
Not that Gust entertained any scruples on the subject, other than those which induced in him a rare regard for his own personal safety.
Hence I concluded that the colour is something other than my seeing of the colour.
Why, Titian, Tintoretto, Paul Veronese, Raphael--none other than the world's idols, the "old masters.