alternatively
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. alternativamente
The board of directors may alternatively elect to sell the company rather than declare bankruptcy.Alternativamente, la junta directiva puede decidirse por vender la empresa en lugar de declararse en quiebra.
b. si no
You can walk there or, alternatively, you can take the bus.Se puede ir andando o, si no, puedes tomar un autobús.
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alternatively
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (on the other hand)
a. si no
alternatively, we could go to the beachsi no, podríamos ir a la playa
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alternatively [ɒlˈtɜːnətɪvlɪ]
adverb
alternatively, you can use household bleach si no, puede usar lejía doméstica; we could go on to the next village, or, alternatively, we could camp here podemos ir hasta el siguiente pueblo, o podemos acampar aquí
we can arrange for a car to be delivered or, alternatively, you may book through our London office. Allow about eight hours for the drive from Calais. Alternatively, you can fly to Brive
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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