Meaning of ALTERNATE in English

ALTERNATE

adj. Function: adjective

1

Synonyms: INTERMITTENT , isochronal, isochronous, periodic, periodical, recurrent, recurring

Related Words: alternant, alternating, rotating; complementary, corresponding, reciprocal

Contrasted Words: sequent, successive

Antonyms: consecutive

2

Synonyms: SUBSTITUTE 1, alternative, backup, surrogate

Related Words: equivalent, proxy, replacing; exchangeable, interchangeable; makeshift, provisional, tentative

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.