Definitions of otherwise
  1. adverb
    in another and different manner
    “she thought otherwise
    synonyms: differently, other than
  2. adverb
    in other respects or ways
    “he is otherwise normal”
    “the funds are not otherwise available”
    “an otherwise hopeless situation”
  3. adjective
    other than as supposed or expected
    “the outcome was otherwise
    not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied
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