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The answer OTHER is seen frequently, appearing about once every 80 puzzles.

Related Clues

"On the ___ hand ..."
Significant ___
The ___ woman
In ___ words
Capote's "___ Voices . . . "
Catchall category
Census choice
The ___ day (recently)
"None of the above"
None of the above
Partner for this and that, with "the"
Significant person?
Survey category
Survey choice
Thomas Tryon's "The ___"
Tryon novel, with "The"
Turn the ___ cheek
Type of wise
Wise preceder
Check box choice
One may be significant
None of the above, on a survey
Not listed above
Not yet named
Category under "race," maybe
"No ___ Love" (Hammerstein-Rodgers)
"The ___ Wise Man": Van Dyke
"This ___ Eden" (Shak., re England)


OTHER as an adjective:

1. not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied; "today isn't any other day"- the White Queen; "the construction of highways and other public works"; "he asked for other employment"; "any other person would tell the truth"; "his other books are still in storage"; "then we looked at the other house"; "hearing was good in his other ear"; "the other sex"; "she lived on the other side of the street from me"; "went in the other direction"
2. recently past; "the other evening"
3. (early, former, other) = belonging to the distant past; "the early inhabitants of Europe"; "former generations"; "in other times"
4. very unusual; different in character or quality from the normal or expected; "a strange, other dimension...where his powers seemed to fail"- Lance Morrow