This kind of newspaper is alternative press.
They have no alternative but to resign collectively.
We have no alternative but to go on.
Amalgamation was the only alternative to going bankrupt.
AC source is a better alternative to isolation transformer + variac.
Features the best alternative releases from the national Modern Rock/AOR airplay charts.
He doesn’t really have an alternative suggestion; he’s just being deliberately obstructive.
An alternative method is to use a fine spray from an atomiser.
Housework is negatively valued as a retreat from a disliked alternative— employment work.
He was left with no alternative but to hobble to the nearest telephone box.
Leaves variably subopposite to subalternate or alternate, rarely opposite or truly alternate, subsessile or petiolate;
The dancers alternately arched and hunched their backs.
These are alternative medicine.
Alternatively he may sell to an export merchanting house;
That was a week of alternate rain and sunshine.
[as submodifier]adoption and fostering are not necessarily mutually exclusive alternatives.
The new play is on the show on alternate days.
This movie is by turn (= alternately) terrifying and very funny.
[as adj. alternating]a season of alternating hot days and cool nights.
Leaves alternate, shortly petiolate, leathery, margin entire, venation pinnate or palmately triplinerved.
What does the term “alternative energy source” mean?
Another alternative is to wear ear plugs.
But, there is an alternative to that.
Which I suppose is the real... alternative.
I'm trying to think of alternative explanations.
Well, then, you leave me no alternative.
I was providing you with an alternative.
The alternative was to let him die.
I'm trying to find a suitable alternative.
It's that the alternative is so awful.
They're trying to sneak in alternative defenses.
Lombok offers a quieter, less developed vacation alternative.
I'll get back to you about alternative dates.
" This isn't social justice. It's a cathartic alternative."
" 这根本不是社会正义。 这是一种宣泄。”
In pleading, a party may request alternative relief.
He could not bear to contemplate the alternative.
And perhaps then you could imagine alternative lives.
Have you vigorously presented alternative courses to him?
It sounded a lot better than the alternative.
The difference can be viewed in several alternative ways.