[els-hwith-er, -with-, els-hwith-, -with-]

adverb Archaic.

in another direction; toward a different place or goal.

Nearby words

  1. elsass-lothringen,
  2. else,
  3. elsene,
  4. elsevier,
  5. elsewhere,
  6. elsewise,
  7. elsie,
  8. elsinore,
  9. elspeth,
  10. elt

Origin of elsewhither

before 1000; Middle English elleswhider, Old English elleshwider. See else, whither

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