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besides

preposition

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1 in addition to
  • besides me, there are five people working on this project

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2 not including
  • the book is 800 pages long besides the bibliography

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besides

adverb

Synonyms of besides (Entry 2 of 2)

in addition to what has been said
  • "Besides," Dan exclaimed, "Who are you to tell me what to do?"

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The first known use of besides was in the 15th century

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beside oneself

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“Besides.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/besides. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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