Part of speech: adverb

At another time.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun

An assumed name.

Part of speech: adjective


Part of speech: adverb

Otherwise; otherwise called.

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Usage examples "alias":

  1. " Very pretty, Mr. Gage, or whatever your alias is. - "A Poached Peerage", William Magnay.
  2. And the head, and legs, and neck of that little man were like to the head, and legs, and neck of- our friend Doodles, alias Captain Boodle, of Warwickshire. - "The Claverings", Anthony Trollope.
  3. Peter had named Alexander, alias " Tom," " The Pony," because of his sturdy, muscular back and firm, strong little mouth, that occasionally looked as if it could take the bit right in its teeth and bolt; and Stuart, alias " Jerry," was named " The Partridge," because of his truly marvellous habit of disappearing when you tried to drum him up to go errands or carry wood. - "The Shagganappi", E. Pauline Johnson.