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See definition of alternatively on Dictionary.com
  • as inpreferably
  • as inrather

synonyms for alternatively

  • rather
  • by choice
  • first
  • in preference
  • willingly
  • sooner
  • willingly
  • alternately
  • as a matter of choice
  • by choice
  • by preference
  • first
  • in lieu of
  • in preference
  • just as soon
  • more readily
  • more willingly
  • much sooner
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How to use alternatively in a sentence

The design, reported in a paper in Nature, is capable of 50 times the performance of state-of-the-art alternative cooling systems, according to the authors.
THIS MICROCHIP HAS ITS OWN BUILT-IN COOLING SYSTEMEDD GENTSEPTEMBER 14, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The U-T reports that officials are expected this week to talk about alternative policing models, including unarmed personnel who can respond to non-emergency situations.
MORNING REPORT: OCEANSIDE REBOOTS TOP COP SEARCHVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 14, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Apps that offer person-to-person experiences, like tutoring or telehealth, can also use alternative methods of payment beyond in-app purchases.
APPLE REVISES APP STORE RULES TO PERMIT GAME STREAMING APPS, CLARIFY IN-APP PURCHASES AND MORESARAH PEREZSEPTEMBER 11, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Companies outside China may now feel pressure to reshore manufacturing to home countries or find more suitable low-cost alternatives in Asia, Eastern Europe, and the Americas.
COVID PROVES THAT COMPANIES NEED TO REDUCE THEIR DEPENDENCE ON CHINAMATTHEWHEIMERSEPTEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
The alternative is that they would sit in a hospital beyond medical necessity.
HUNDREDS OF CHILDREN ARE STUCK IN PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS EACH YEAR DESPITE THE STATE’S PROMISES TO FIND THEM HOMESBY DUAA ELDEIBSEPTEMBER 11, 2020PROPUBLICA
As an alternative partner on the Ukrainian side, Kyiv’s Energy Ministry proposed an obscure state entity called MGU, which holds the shares of Ukraine’s gas pipeline system.
RICK PERRY’S UKRAINIAN DREAMBY SIMON SHUSTER, TIME, AND ILYA MARRITZ, WNYCSEPTEMBER 10, 2020PROPUBLICA
For other alternatives, check out Dashlane, LastPass, Keeper, Bitwarden, and NordPass.
HOW TO GET STARTED USING A PASSWORD MANAGERDAVID NIELDSEPTEMBER 8, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Karaoke’s haste, at least in Japan, has been to show that these are alternatives to what it provides, rather than replacements.
CAN JAPAN’S KARAOKE BARS SURVIVE THE PANDEMIC?FIONA ZUBLINSEPTEMBER 7, 2020OZY
His research showed a much more purple state, with a 7–6 or 6–7 party split arising in the majority of those alternative maps.
HOW NEXT-GEN COMPUTER GENERATED MAPS DETECT PARTISAN GERRYMANDERINGSUJATA GUPTASEPTEMBER 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
These studies suggest saliva could present a compelling alternative to other tests — one that does not necessarily require trained personnel to collect a sample and therefore use up valuable personal protective gear or put staff at risk.
SPIT VS. SWAB? SCIENTISTS SAY NEW STUDIES SUPPORT USE OF ‘SALIVA TESTS’ FOR COVIDLEE CLIFFORDSEPTEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO ALTERNATIVELY

  • alternatively
  • by choice
  • first
  • in preference
  • rather
  • willingly
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