another

another
another [{{t}}ə'nʌðə(r)]
1 adjective
(a) (additional) un (une)… de plus, encore un (une);
have another chocolate prenez un autre ou reprenez un chocolat;
another cup of tea? vous reprendrez bien une tasse de thé?;
another 5 miles encore 5 miles;
can you wait another 10 minutes? peux-tu attendre encore 10 minutes?;
another 5 minutes and we'd have missed the train 5 minutes de plus et on ratait le train;
in another 3 weeks dans 3 semaines;
without another word sans un mot de plus, sans ajouter un mot;
and for another thing, he's ill et de plus il est malade;
I don't want to see another fish as long as I live je ne veux plus voir un seul poisson de toute ma vie
(b) (second) un (une) autre, un (une) second;
we're thinking of getting another car (in addition to the one we have) nous pensons acheter une deuxième voiture;
it could be another Vietnam ça pourrait être un second ou nouveau Viêt-nam;
he is another Picasso c'est le nouveau Picasso
(c) (different) un (une) autre;
can't we do that another time? on ne peut pas remettre ça à plus tard ou à une autre fois?;
let's do it another way faisons-le autrement;
that's another matter entirely! ça, c'est une tout autre histoire!;
we're thinking of getting another car (to replace the car we have) nous pensons acheter une nouvelle voiture ou changer de voiture
2 pronoun
(a) (a similar one) un (une) autre, encore un (une);
a glass of milk and another of water un verre de lait et un verre d'eau;
she finished one cigarette and lit another elle finit une cigarette et en alluma une autre;
{{}}literary{{}} many another bien d'autres, beaucoup d'autres;
one way or another d'une façon ou d'une autre;
taking one thing with another, we just manage l'un dans l'autre, on arrive à joindre les deux bouts;
what with one thing and another, I forgot avec tout ça j'ai oublié
(b) (a different one)
another of the girls une autre des filles;
bring a dessert of one sort or another apportez un dessert, (n'importe lequel);
science is one thing, art is another la science est une chose, l'art en est une autre
(c) (reciprocal)
one another l'un l'autre; (more than two people) les uns les autres;
to help one another s'entraider;
love one another aimez-vous les uns les autres;
he and his wife adore one another lui et sa femme s'adorent;
they give one another presents ils se donnent des cadeaux
(d) {{}}archaic{{}} or {{}}literary{{}} (somebody else) un (une) autre;
she loves another elle en aime un autre

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