There are 2 translations of alternative in Spanish:

alternative1

Pronunciation: /ɔːlˈtɜːrnətɪv; ɔːlˈtɜːnətɪv/

adj

(before n)
  • 1.1 (other) an alternative plan/method otro plan/método, un plan/método diferente they offered her alternative accommodation le ofrecieron alojamiento en otro sitio I know an alternative route yo conozco otro camino
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    • Can you talk about how and why it was humanism that triumphed over alternative possibilities?
    • In recent years several sites have been examined as a possible alternative home for the Abbey.
    • It is perfectly possible that an alternative government would overturn a hunting ban.
    1.2 (progressive, radical) [lifestyle/theatre/medicine] alternativo
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    • Look at some of the most experimental alternative music going around at the moment.
    • Both traditional doctors and alternative therapists work to the best of their ability in any given situation.
    • Bizarrely, it completely omits any reference to alternative lifestyles or kinks of any kind.

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There are 2 translations of alternative in Spanish:

alternative2

n

  • alternativa (f) you have no (other) alternative but to resign no te queda otra alternativa que dimitir he chose the alternative of renting a car optó por alquilar un cochealternative to sth/-ing there are alternatives to flying volar no es la única forma de viajar
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    • It assumes that citizens are rational and aware of all possible alternatives.
    • The evening that it started, the local news ran a story on possible alternatives to driving.
    • There is no excuse for wearing real fur with so many humane alternatives now available.

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.