aliter

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin aliter (otherwise), from alius (other).

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aliter (not comparable)

  1. otherwise

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ lit +‎ -er

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aliter

  1. (reflexive) to be bedridden
  2. (transitive) to cause to become bedridden

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adverb from alius (other).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

aliter (not comparable)

  1. otherwise
  2. differently, wrongly, poorly
  3. badly, negatively
  4. mis- (aliter exceptum; mis-understood)

References[edit]

  • aliter in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • aliter in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • aliter” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • this is quite another matter: hoc longe aliter, secus est
    • the result has surprised me; I was not prepared for this development: res aliter cecidit ac putaveram
    • to think one thing, say another; to conceal one's opinions: aliter sentire ac loqui (aliud sentire, aliud loqui)
    • the matter stands so (otherwise): res ita (aliter) se habet