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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 else /ˈɛl(t)s/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Else a. & pron.  Other; one or something beside; as, Who else is coming? What else shall I give? Do you expect anything else?  “Bastards and else.”
 Note:This word always follows its noun. It is usual to give the possessive form to else rather than to the substantive; as, somebody else's; no one else's. “A boy who is fond of somebody else's pencil case.” --G. Eliot. “A suit of clothes like everybody else's.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Else, adv. & conj.
 1. Besides; except that mentioned; in addition; as, nowhere else; no one else.
 2. Otherwise; in the other, or the contrary, case; if the facts were different.
    For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it.   --Ps. li. 16.
 Note:Afteror', else is sometimes used expletively, as simply noting an alternative. “Will you give thanks, . . . or else shall I?”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: other than what is under consideration or implied; "ask
             somebody else"; "I don't know what else to do"; "where
             else can we look?"
      2: more; "would you like anything else?"; "I have nothing else
         to say" [syn: else(ip), additional]
      adv 1: additional to or different from this one or place or time or
             manner; "nobody else is here"; "she ignored everything
             else"; "I don't know where else to look"; "when else
             can we have the party?"; "couldn't decide how else it
             could be done"
      2: (usually used with `or') if not, then; "watch your step or
         else you may fall"; "leave or else I'll get angry"