Meaning of another

an•oth•er

Pronunciation: (u-nu'ur), [key]
— adj.
  1. being one more or more of the same; further; additional: another piece of cake.
  2. different; distinct; of a different period, place, or kind: at another time; another man.
  3. very similar to; of the same kind or category as: What we need today is another Thomas Jefferson.
—pron.
  1. one more; an additional one: That first hot dog tasted so good I'd like another.
  2. a different one; something different: going from one house to another.
  3. one like the first: one copy for her and another for him.
  4. a person other than oneself or the one specified: He told her he loved another.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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