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instead adv

  1. instead (alternatively; instead of; or else)
    – in place of, or as an alternative to 1

Translation Matrix for instead:

AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
en vez de alternatively; instead; instead of; or else
- rather

Synonyms for "instead":

Related Definitions for "instead":

  1. in place of, or as an alternative to1
    • Felix became a herpetologist instead1
  2. on the contrary1
    • he didn't call; rather (or instead), he wrote her a letter1
    • used English terms instead of Latin ones1

Wiktionary Translations for instead:

  1. in the place of (it)

Cross Translation:
instead en lugar de; en vez de statt — leitet zusammen mit der Infinitivkonjunktion zu einen abhängigen Infinitiv ein und gibt einen Gegensatz an

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