Origin of either-or
Examples from the Web for either-or
The dream never utters the alternative "either-or," but accepts both as having equal rights in the same connection.
An "either-or" more terrible no doubt than the one he had formulated before her just a year ago.The Elusive Pimpernel|Baroness Emmuska Orczy
When "either-or" is used in the reproduction of dreams, it is, as I have already mentioned, to be replaced by "and."