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Else Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • other than what is under consideration or implied; "ask somebody else"; "I don''t know what else to do"; "where else can we look?"
  • (usually used with `or'') if not, then; "watch your step or else you may fall"; "leave or else I''ll get angry"
  • additional to or different from this one or place or time or manner; "nobody else is here"; "she ignored everything else"; "I don''t know where else to look"; "when else can we have the party?"; "couldn''t decide how else it could be done"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Else'


  • Else: Else may refer to: Else (given name) Else (surname) Else (programming), a concept in computer programming "Else" (song), a 1999 rock song The Else, a 2007
  • Something Else: Something Else or Somethin' Else may refer to: Something Else (book), a children's book by Kathryn Cave Something Else Press, an American small-press
  • Somewhere Else: Somewhere Else may refer to: Somewhere Else (Lydia Loveless album), 2014 Somewhere Else (Eva Avila album), 2006 Somewhere Else (Marillion album), 2007
  • Dangling else: The dangling else is a problem in computer programming in which an optional else clause in an if–then(–else) statement results in nested conditionals being
  • Nothing Else Matters: For other uses, see Nothing Else Matters (disambiguation). "Nothing Else Matters" is a song by American heavy metal band Metallica. It was released in
  • If then else: For the "if, then, else" conditional statement in computer programming, see Conditional. if_then_else is the sixth studio album by the Dutch alternative
  • ...& Nobody Else: ... & Nobody Else was released in 1999 and is a live album released by British rock band New Model Army. The tracks on this album were recorded at a variety
  • Anything Else: Anything Else is a 2003 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen, produced by his sister Letty Aronson, and starring Jason Biggs
  • Someone Else: Someone Else may refer to: Someone Else (film), a 2006 British film Someone Else (album), a 2004 album by Ira Losco "Someone Else", a song by The Rasmus
  • Else Frenkel-Brunswik: Else Frenkel-Brunswik (August 18, 1908 in Lemberg – March 31, 1958 in Berkeley, California, USA) was a Polish-Austrian Jewish psychologist. She was forced

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Meaning of the Name 'Else'


  • Meaning: Danish form of Scottish Ailsa which is either the diminutive of Elizabeth (pledge from God) or named for the island, Ailsa Craig.
  • Origin: Danish
  • Gender: Female


'Else' example sentence in quotations


* Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. - Dwight D Eisenhower

* All men have the stars, but they do not mean the same things for different people. For some they are guides, for others, no more than little lights in the sky. But all these are silent. You--you alone have the stars as no one else has them - Antoine De Saint-Exupery

* For everything you have missed, you have gained something else and for everything you gain, you lose something. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


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