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synonyms for instead

  • rather
  • alternately
  • alternative
  • as a substitute
  • in lieu
  • in place of
  • in preference
  • on behalf of
  • on second thought
  • preferably
  • rather than
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How to use instead in a sentence

Forage isn’t selling an internship replacement, but instead comes in one degree before the recruitment process.
FORAGE, FORMERLY INSIDESHERPA, RAISES $9.3 MILLION SERIES A FOR VIRTUAL WORK EXPERIENCESNATASHA MASCARENHASSEPTEMBER 17, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Major retailers like Walmart, Target, and Best Buy instead made the console available a few hours after Sony's game showcase on Wednesday.
F5 FOR PS5: ALL YOUR PLAYSTATION 5 PREORDER LINKS IN ONE PLACEJEFF DUNNSEPTEMBER 17, 2020ARS TECHNICA
A credible party, Microsoft, emerges, but instead, a non-consumer company, Oracle, whose top executives are tight with the president, becomes a prospective “technology partner,” but not a buyer, of TikTok.
DEMOCRACY DEPENDS ON WASHINGTON IMPROVING ITS TECHADAM LASHINSKYSEPTEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
Lincoln High, though, canceled calculus and put Zora Williams in a ceramics class instead.
WHEN A CALCULUS CLASS ABRUPTLY BECAME CERAMICS AT LINCOLN HIGHSCOTT LEWISSEPTEMBER 16, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
There’s only one memory card instead of a pair, which makes sense for an entry-level camera, but isn’t ideal for anyone who might want to do some professional work with it.
SONY BUILT A TINY MIRRORLESS CAMERA WITH A FULL-FRAME SENSOR INSIDESTAN HORACZEKSEPTEMBER 16, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Riot Games instead built a virtual studio to integrate its advertising partners into an online competition.
‘A CREDIBLE VOICE’: WHY HONDA IS DOUBLING DOWN ON ESPORTSLARA O'REILLYSEPTEMBER 16, 2020DIGIDAY
I actually let people step in and speak to me instead of only window service.
THE LAST BAR STANDING?EUGENE ROBINSONSEPTEMBER 15, 2020OZY
So the city is thinking instead of building a water purification plant on a piece of property it retained in the SDSU deal called the River Park Property.
PURSUING INDEPENDENT WATER SOURCES, SAN DIEGO IGNORES ONE BENEATH ITS FEETMACKENZIE ELMERSEPTEMBER 14, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Without another irregular influx of 1,000-fill down, he says, the company will wait for another wave of 1,000-fill down instead of downgrading to a lesser fill count.
WHY WE'LL SEE MORE 1,000-FILL DOWN JACKETS THIS FALLRYAN WICHELNSSEPTEMBER 12, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
It was like his beautiful courtesy to call me in and introduce me to Blow instead of letting me go away.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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WORDS RELATED TO INSTEAD

  • alternative
  • else
  • ere
  • instead
  • oppositely
  • otherwise
  • rather
  • substitute
  • uncertainty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.