Definition of nother
: other —used especially in the phrase a whole nother —used chiefly in speech or informal prose
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The Sarah Connor Chronicles, pointing to a potential ‘nother rabbit hole, a site counting down 1191 days, and a world map of nuclear strike targets, along with a tally of the human and cyborg populations.
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Origin and Etymology of nother
alteration (from misdivision of another) of other, adjective
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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