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. (RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)

  5. 1936, (w), ''(w)'', Faber & Faber 2007, page 31:

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

  8. (RQ:Richardson Clarissa).

  9. One or the other of two people or things.

  10. (quote-web) may now have to bring in (w) on the left and, on that basis, a certain amount of gloss was taken off a night on which (w) scored twice but barely celebrated either before leaving the pitch angrily complaining to the Slovakian referee.

  11. Both, each of two or more.

  12. (RQ:Bacon War with Spain)

  13. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  14. 1872, (w), ''The Poet at the Breakfast-Table''

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

  17. (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.

  18. (n-g).

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

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

  20. (quote-journal)

  21. (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.

  22. Both of two.

  23. Each of two.

  24. Either of two.

  25. Both of two members of a group.

  26. Each of two members of a group.

  27. Either of two members of a group.

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

  29. Each of a group.