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noun as in possible choice

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We were on her roof talking and trying to come up with ideas, to think of alternatives to renting a studio.

The result was a system not open to alternatives from the outside and with no internal incentives for innovation.

But in doing so, are they ignoring other liberal alternatives to Hillary Clinton?

It is a tricky and perilous path, but there are no realistic alternatives.

Amid grim alternatives, Clooney helped remind us all that one man still can make a difference.

The Company, we understand, strenuously deny the necessity of these alternatives.

He recoiled from either of these alternatives; and then suddenly, as he racked his brains, a wild idea flashed over him.

Both alternatives are equally probable; and the image has always been secreted so jealously that any identification is impossible.

The second device was to lay before an extraordinary council the two alternatives and ask their decision.

It is a grievous wrong done to the people to place them between these alternatives.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to alternatives, such as: opportunity, option, substitute, selection, recourse, and sub.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.