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another
American English: /əˈnəðər/
British English: /əˈnʌðə/

Translation of another in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (different, alternative)
    otro, (otra)
    that is another matter
    eso es otra cuestión or cosa
    I can't make it this weekend; another time, perhaps?
    este fin de semana no puedo, quizá(s) en otra ocasión
    if you lose this job, you'll never get another one
    si pierdes este trabajo, no volverás a encontrar otro
    another one of us/them
    otro de nosotros/ellos
    you're confusing him with another friend of mine
    lo confundes con otro amigo mío
  • 2 (in addition)
    otro, (otra)
    (plural)
    otros, (otras)
    another cup?
    ¿otra taza?
    we need another three chairs
    nos hacen falta otras tres sillas or tres sillas más
    I've never seen another car quite like it
    nunca he visto un coche igual
    he could be another Picasso
    podría ser otro Picasso
    only another ten miles to go
    solo faltan diez millas
    there's room for another few here
    aquí caben unos pocos más
    it's just another job
    es un trabajo como cualquier otro or como otro cualquiera
    we've hit yet another problem
    nos hemos topado con otro problema (más)
    nos hemos vuelto a topar con un problema

pronoun

  • 1 (different, alternative)
    otro, (otra)
    he says one thing and does another
    dice una cosa y hace otra
    all these youngsters have, at one time or another, been in trouble with the police
    todos estos chicos han tenido, en algún momento, problemas con la policía
    Example sentences
    • It is one thing to be out of the loop, quite another to have a different circle of thought altogether.
    • It is one thing to read of life on board his ship; it is quite another to live it.
    • We always got it right for the indoors but for one reason or another it never quite worked outdoors.
  • 2 (in addition)
    otro, (otra)
    would you like another?
    ¿quieres otro/otra?
    another of us/them has been chosen
    han elegido a otro de nosotros/ellos
    Example sentences
    • It is yet another of the many enigmas which surround this extraordinary building.
    • And this despite the fact that yet another of the bombs was at the end of the road on which we work.
    • After my shower I sat down to the piano and fumbled through another of those old songs we used to sing.
  • 3 (person)
    otro, (otra)
    I love another [literary]
    amo a otro/a otra
    Example sentences
    • Mrs Hunt says financial reasons prompted her to share her eggs with another woman.
    • As long as I didn't have to share a room with another alkie and the telly was in English.
    • Theo had just had his lunch when I visited him in the room he shared with another man.

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