Definition of another place in English:

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another place

Pronunciation: /ənʌðəˈpleɪs/


The other House of Parliament (used in the Commons to refer to the Lords, and vice versa).
Example sentences
  • During a debate members of the House of Commons traditionally refer to the House of Lords as 'another place' or 'the other place'.
  • That may be why such large numbers voted in another place for the 100 per cent appointed and 100 per cent elected Peers.
  • My honourable friend in another place, Danny Alexander, was right to point out two other aspects of the Bill that post-legislative scrutiny would highlight.

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