Bedeutung von “other” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective, determiner us uk /ˈʌðər/

A1 used to refer to people or things that are similar to or in addition to those you have talked about:

I don't like custard - do you have any other desserts?
The crops were damaged by rats and other pests.
I don't think he's funny, but other people do.

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A2 used to talk about the remaining members of a group or items in a set:

Mario and Anna sat down to watch the other dancers.
I found one shoe - have you seen the other one?

B1 different from a thing or person that you have talked about:

Our train was delayed, so we had to make other arrangements.
Ask me some other time, when I'm not so busy.
the other side/end (of sth)

B1 the opposite side/end of something:

Our house is on the other side of town.
Go around to the other side and push!
the other day/week, etc

B1 used to mean recently, without giving a particular date:

I asked Kevin about it just the other day.
every other day/week, etc

happening one day/week, etc but not the next:

Alice goes to the gym every other day.
other than


The form cannot be signed by anyone other than the child's parent.
[ + to do sth ] They had no choice other than to surrender.
other than that informal

except for the thing you have just said:

My arm was a bit sore - other than that I was fine.

(Definition von “other adjective, determiner” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)