Bedeutung von “or” im Essential English Dictionary


conjunction uk strong /ɔːr/ uk weak /ər/

A1 used between possibilities, or before the last of many possibilities:

Is the baby a boy or a girl?
You can have beer or wine.

A2 used after a negative verb to mean not one thing and also not another:

Tim doesn’t eat meat or fish.

B1 used to give someone a warning or advice:

You should be careful, or you’ll have an accident.

used to change or correct something you have said:

He finished the work, or most of it, anyway.

(Definition von “or” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)