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rather

adverb

Definition of RATHER

1
by choice or preference <I would rather go to the movies than stay at home>
2
as a substitute <don't think of the placement test as torture but rather as a chance to show off how much you know>
Synonyms first, rather
Related Words alternately, alternatively

March 30, 2015
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