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elsewhere

[els-hwair, -wair]
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adverb
  1. somewhere else; in or to some other place: You will have to look elsewhere for an answer.
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Origin of elsewhere

before 900; Middle English elleswher, Old English elles hwǣr. See else, where
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  • Unlike Mlle. Higbee, she has not the father from Chicago nor elsewhere.

    The Spenders

    Harry Leon Wilson

  • Here, as elsewhere throughout France, all kinds of land tenure are found.

    The Roof of France

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • "General Thomas has had news that we're driven in elsewhere," said Dick.

    The Rock of Chickamauga

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Life is working here as elsewhere, for some sublime purpose.

  • They may have elsewhere learnt what we have promised not to tell.

    Reflections

    Francois Duc De La Rochefoucauld


British Dictionary definitions for elsewhere

elsewhere

adverb
  1. in or to another place; somewhere else
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Word Origin

Old English elles hwǣr; see else, where
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Word Origin and History for elsewhere

n.

c.1400, elswher, from Old English elles hwær (see else + where).

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