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Definition of Either
EitherEither Ei"ther (?; 277), a. & pron. [OE. either, aither, AS.
?g?er, ?ghw[ae]?er (akin to OHG. ?ogiwedar, MHG. iegeweder);
[=a] + ge + hw[ae]?er whether. See Each, and Whether, and
cf. Or, conj.]
1. One of two; the one or the other; -- properly used of two
things, but sometimes of a larger number, for any one.
Lepidus flatters both, Of both is flattered; but he
neither loves, Nor either cares for him. --Shak.
Scarce a palm of ground could be gotten by either of
the three. --Bacon.
There have been three talkers in Great British,
either of whom would illustrate what I say about
2. Each of two; the one and the other; both; -- formerly,
also, each of any number.
His flowing hair In curls on either cheek played.
On either side . . . was there the tree of life.
The extreme right and left of either army never
Either Ei"ther, conj. Either
precedes two, or more, co["o]rdinate words or phrases, and is
introductory to an alternative. It is correlative to or.
Either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a
journey, or peradventure he sleepeth. --1 Kings
Few writers hesitate to use either in what is called a
triple alternative; such as, We must either stay where
we are, proceed, or recede. --Latham.
Note: Either was formerly sometimes used without any
correlation, and where we should now use or.
Can the fig tree, my brethren, bear olive
berries? either a vine, figs?? --James iii.
Meaning of Either from wikipedia
/Or (Danish: Enten
– Eller) is the first published
work of the Danish philosopher
Søren Kierkegaard. Appearing
in two volumes
in 1843 under
/Or is an influential
book by philosopher
Søren Kierkegaard. Either
/Or and related terms
may also refer
/Or (album), music
- type of informal fallacy
in which something
is falsely claimed
to be an "either
/or" situation, when in fact there
is at least
option. A false...
/Or is the third studio album
in several locations mostly
in Portland, Oregon while Smith
- This is a partial
list of notable people
who have been claimed, either
or by their
followers, in some way to be the reincarnation
codes. For games
that were localised
are either indicated
("Yes") or absent
("No") in the track
list for each...
Way may refer
Way" (The Twang
song), a song by The Twang
Way" (Chris Stapleton
song), from his album
From A Room: Volume
- Eastern Conference champion
the Boston Celtics
or the Cleveland
the Western Conference champion
the Houston Rockets
Way" is a song by British electronic music
and British singer
Anne-Marie, featuring American rapper
Joey Bad****. It was written
in the common
law jurisdictions where
the case may be prosecuted either summarily
or as indictment. In the United
States, an alternative
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