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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Another  \An*oth"er\,  pron.  &  a.  [An  a,  one  +  other.] 
  1.  One  more  in  addition  to  a  former  number;  a  second  or 
  additional  one  similar  in  likeness  or  in  effect. 
 
  Another  yet!  --  a  seventh!  I  'll  see  no  more 
  --Shak. 
 
  Would  serve  to  scale  another  Hero's  tower.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Not  the  same  different. 
 
  He  winks,  and  turns  his  lips  another  way  --Shak. 
 
  3.  Any  or  some  any  different  person,  indefinitely;  any  one 
  else;  some  one  else. 
 
  Let  another  man  praise  thee,  and  not  thine  own 
  mouth.  --Prov.  xxvii. 
  2. 
 
  While  I  am  coming,  another  steppeth  down  before  me 
  --John  v.  7. 
 
  Note:  As  a  pronoun  another  may  have  a  possessive  another's, 
  pl  others  poss.  pl  other'.  It  is  much  used  in 
  opposition  to  one  as  one  went  one  way  another 
  another.  It  is  also  used  with  one  in  a  reciprocal 
  sense  as  ``love  one  another,''  that  is  let  each  love 
  the  other  or  others  ``These  two  imparadised  in  one 
  another's  arms.''  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  another 
  adj  1:  distinctly  separate  from  the  first  "that's  another  (or 
  different)  issue  altogether"  [syn:  {another(a)},  {different}] 
  2:  one  more  or  an  added;  "another  chance";  "another  cup  of 
  coffee";  "an  additional  piece  of  pie"  [syn:  {another(a)}, 
  {additional}] 
  3:  any  of  various  alternatives;  some  other  "put  it  off  to 
  another  (or  some  other)  day"  [syn:  {another(a)},  {some 
  other}] 




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