Übersetzung von “alternate” — Englisch–Arabisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /ɔːlˈtɜː·nət/ /ɔlˈtɜr·nət/

one out of every two days, weeks, years, etc.

I work alternate Saturdays.

US available as a different possibility

an alternate plan
alternately adverb /ɔːlˈtɜː·nət·li/ /ɔlˈtɜr·nət·li/
verb uk /ˈɔːltə·neɪt/ us /ˈɔl·tərˌneɪt/ present participle alternating, past tense and past participle alternated

If two things alternate, one thing happens, then the other thing happens, then the first thing happens again.

You should alternate layers of fruit and yogurt in a tall glass.
She easily alternates between Spanish and English.

(Übersetzung von “alternate” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Arabisch © Cambridge University Press)