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Pronunciation: /əˈnʌðə(r)/

Another is translated by un autre or une autre according to the gender of the noun it refers to: another book = un autre livre; another chair = une autre chaise.Note that en is always used with un/une autre in French to represent a noun that is understood: that cake was delicious, can I have another (one)? = ce gâteau était délicieux, est-ce que je peux en prendre un autre? For more examples and particular usages, see the entry below.


  • 1 (an additional) un/-e autre, encore un/-e would you like another drink? est-ce que tu veux un autre verre? I've broken another plate j'ai encore cassé une assiette that will cost you another £5 cela vous coûtera 5 livres sterling de plus in another five weeks dans cinq semaines
  • 2 (a different) un/-e autre another time une autre fois he has another job now il a un nouveau travail maintenant


  • un/-e autre she had another elle en a pris un/-e autre one after another l'un/l'une après l'autre in one way or another d'une façon ou d'une autre

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