[ nuhth-er ]

  1. Informal.a whole nother, an entirely different; a whole other.

Origin of nother

1955–60; metanalysis of an other or another

Words Nearby nother Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use nother in a sentence

  • As a(nother) sidelight, it's clear that Romney or whoever wrote this piece doesn't actually understand what culture even is.

  • Wal, Capm, fust thing is to fish up a bit 'f driftwood 'n' whittle out 'nother paddle.

    Overland | John William De Forest
  • And the poor little boy what was playing with the—the not the 'nother one, you know, did so cry, but I think he soon left off.

    Little Miss Peggy | Mrs. Molesworth
  • I don't know if it's 'nother opt'cal d'lusion—but you appear t' me to ha' gorrem on.

    The Brass Bottle | F. Anstey
  • Nombre superficial is at comethe of ledynge of oo nombre into a-nother, wherfor it is callede superficial, for it hathe .2.

  • This theoreme seemeth of it selfe so manifest, that it neadeth nother demonstration nother declaraci.

    The Path-Way to Knowledg | Robert Record