either

suomi-englanti sanakirja

either englannista suomeksi

  1. -kään, myöskään, -kaan

  1. kumpikin, molemmat

  2. myöskään, -kaan, -kään

  3. joko, joko tai

  4. jompikumpi

either englanniksi

  1. Any one (of two).

  2. (ux)

  3. Each of two; both. (defdate)

  4. ''There is a locomotive at either end of the train, one pulling and the other pushing.''

  5. (RQ:Milton PL)

  6. 1936, (w), ''(w)'', Faber & Faber 2007, page 31:

  7. Her hands, long and beautiful, lay on either side of her face.
  8. Any one (of more than two).

  9. *1748, (w), ''Clarissa'', Letter 51:

  10. They ''entreat'', they ''pray'', they ''beg'', they ''supplicate'' (will either of these do, Miss Clary?) that you will make no scruple to go to your uncle Antony's .
  11. One or the other of two people or things.

  12. ''He made me two offers, but I did not accept either.''

  13. 2013, Daniel Taylor, ''http://www.theguardian.com/football/2013/sep/06/england-moldova-world-cup-qualifier-matchreport Danny Welbeck leads England's rout of Moldova but hit by Ukraine ban'', The Guardian, 6 September:

  14. Hodgson may now have to bring in James Milner on the left and, on that basis, a certain amount of gloss was taken off a night on which Welbeck scored twice but barely celebrated either before leaving the pitch angrily complaining to the Slovakian referee.
  15. Both, each of two or more.

  16. (RQ:Bacon Spai)

  17. Scarce a palm of ground could be gotten by either of the three.
  18. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  19. 1872, (w), ''The Poet at the Breakfast-Table''

  20. There have been three famous talkers in Great British, either of whom would illustrate what I say about dogmatists.
  21. As well.

  22. (quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=1|passage=But Richmond(..)appeared to lose himself in his own reflections. Some pickled crab, which he had not touched, had been removed with a damson pie; and his sister saw(..)that he had eaten no more than a spoonful of that either.

  23. (n-g).

  24. ''Either you eat your dinner or you go to your room.''

    ''You can have either potatoes or rice with that, but not both.''

  25. (quote-journal)

  26. (quote-book)|title=The Ivory Gate|chapter=Prologue|passage=Thus, when he drew up instructions in lawyer language(..)his clerks(..)understood him very well. If he had written a love letter, or a farce, or a ''ballade'', or a story, no one, either clerks, or friends, or compositors, would have understood anything but a word here and a word there.

  27. Both of two.

  28. Each of two.

  29. Either of two.

  30. Both of two members of a group.

  31. Each of two members of a group.

  32. Either of two members of a group.

  33. Both, all, or any of a set.

  34. Each of a group.