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Often used in the same context:
rather, merely, simply, thereby, thus, essentially, mindlessly, solely, before, then, foolishly, basically, altogether, either, anyway, just, blindly, presumably, besides, vice versa, endlessly, willy nilly, wisely, meaninglessly, fruitlessly, pointlessly, back, passively, unwisely, whatever, out, en masse, elsewhere, actually, halfheartedly, alternatively, lamely, aimlessly, lazily, alternately, stupidly, selfishly, greedily, purposelessly, cynically, purely, ostensibly, quietly, less, down, blithely, simultaneously, maybe, eventually, confusedly, vacantly, away, whilst, because, purposely, unnecessarily, hypocritically, supposedly, conversely, hence, tediously, soley, meekly, selectively, apparently, sensibly, subserviently, petulantly, illogically, constantly, meanwhile, purposefully, idly, more, inadvertently, ineffectually, pettily, indecisively, whatnot, feebly, only, initially, grumpily, possibly, uselessly, inwards, futilely, busily, inexplicably, consciously, quixotically, idiotically, longer, tipsily, dutifully, incessantly, off

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ad hoc, allium paradoxum, analysis, anaphora, backsword, bearnaise, bread sauce, breathing, bubble dance, bulgur pilaf, calling card, cant hook, cellulose triacetate, chemisorption, chemosorption, choose, cigarillo, class tardigrada, cli, clinician, clinocephalism, clinocephaly, coercive, command line interface, cornetfish, coursing, cup, curry sauce, dalliance, dawdling, doubleheader, double feature, eclecticism, eclectic method, electron microscope, fencing stick, few-flowered leek, fielder, fielder's choice, flushless toilet, french dressing for fruit salad, garter stitch, gas engine, globular pearlite, gothic arch, granular pearlite, graphical user interface, guacharo, gui, gypsum board, gyrocompass, hand-wash, handwash, hendiadys, hockey puck, home-school, hunting spider, lantern pinion, lantern wheel, lateral thinking, leapfrog, lemuroidea, magnetic monopole, marmoset, maundy, metal wood, mononychus olecranus, monophysitism, nouvelle cuisine, off-road, oilbird, open sight, opt, organiser, organizer, pasigraphy, pda, personal digital assistant, personal organiser, personal organizer, phone card, placenta previa, plasterboard, polyvinyl chloride, prefer, public debt, puck, pvc, quartz lamp, radio interferometer, ro, rubricate, singlestick, skibob, sliding door, smirk, solmisation, solmization, sponge bath, squash pie, staggered board of directors, steatornis caripensis, strip lighting, submarine ball, submarine pitch, suborder lemuroidea, tardigrada, triacetate, trifling, tunaburger, twin bill, underhung, undescended, veloute, venezia, venice, vicarious, wasting time, wolf spider, zero-coupon security

alternatively, as an alternative, or else, rather

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See instead used in context: 100+ rhymes, 14 Shakespeare works, 2 Mother Goose rhymes, several books and articles.

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