alternative 选择性必修1000 全国卷频次:0 教材出处:译林版选必修B2U4
a.&n. alternatives 0
可供选择的，替代的 & 选择，二择一
By turning kids on to fishing, he intended to present an alternative way of life.
As an alternative consider checking into a self-catering flat with its own kitchen.
We’re likely to see more wireless payment alternatives.
There are alternatives to constant written communication, such as leaving voice messages or having a group chat. (2022全国乙卷)
alternative energy 替代能源；新能源
alternative medicine 非传统医学
have no alternative 没有别的办法了；没有其他选择
alternative fuel 代用燃料；可替代燃料；人造液体燃料
alternative method 替代的方法
alternative approach 变换方法
have no alternative but v. 别无选择；只得；唯一的办法是
alternative energy sources 替代能源
alternative investment 另类投资
alternative splicing 可变剪接
alternative solution 可选择的解决方案
alternative plan 交替计划；可供选择的方案
alternative design 替代设计；比较设计
alternative use 选择使用；交替使用
alternative option 替代，替代物；比较选择方案
alternative media 另类媒介；另类媒体
alternative form 代替方式；替换制度
二選一;供選擇的東西;取舍a.二選一的I had no alternative but to accept his offer.我除了接受他的提議之外,別無選擇.
a thing that you can choose to do or have out of two or more possibilities
You can be paid in cash weekly or by cheque monthly; those are the two alternatives.
We had no alternative but to fire Gibson.
There is a vegetarian alternative on the menu every day.
⇨ note at option
[only before noun] 1. (also al·ter·nate especially in NAmE) that can be used instead of sth else
an alternative method of doing sth
Do you have an alternative solution?
2. different from the usual or traditional way in which sth is done
alternative comedy / lifestyles / values
alternative energy (= electricity or power that is produced using the energy from the sun, wind, water, etc.)
1 [only before noun] an alternative idea, plan etc is different from the one you have and can be used instead 可替代的；另外的；两者择一的
alternative ways/approach/methods etc
alternative approaches to learning
Have you any alternative suggestions?
An alternative route is along the Via Unione.
2 deliberately different from what is usual, expected, or traditional 非传统的，另类的
alternative music/theatre etc
Tucson’s alternative radio station
sources of alternative energy (=energy produced by the sun, wind etc rather than by gas, coal etc)
tolerance of alternative lifestyles
alternative medicine/therapies (=medical treatment that is not based on the usual western methods) 非西方传统医学/疗法
Acupuncture is widely used by practitioners of alternative medicine.
You can relax on the beach or alternatively try the bustling town centre.
alternative2 ●●○ S3 W3 AWL noun [countable] something you can choose to do or use instead of something else 可供选择的事物
Is there a viable alternative to the present system?
If payment is not received, legal action will be our only alternative.
I had no alternative but to report him to the police.
He quickly assessed the alternatives open to him.
The form alternate is sometimes used, especially in American English, instead of alternative in meanings 3, 4, and 5. 尤其在美国英语中，当alternative作义项3、4和5解时，有时可用alternate替代。
1.N-COUNT 可数名词可供选择的；可供替代的 If one thing is an alternative to another, the first can be found, used, or done instead of the second.
【搭配模式】：oft N to n
New ways to treat arthritis may provide an alternative to painkillers.
2.ADJ 形容词备选的；备用的；其他的 An alternative plan or offer is different from the one that you already have, and can be done or used instead.
There were alternative methods of travel available…
They had a right to seek alternative employment.
3.ADJ 形容词非传统的；另类的 Alternative is used to describe something that is different from the usual things of its kind, or the usual ways of doing something, in modern Western society. For example, an alternative lifestyle does not follow conventional ways of living and working.
…unconventional parents who embraced the alternative lifestyle of the Sixties…
If you like alternative comedy you’ll love this book.
4.ADJ 形容词（医疗）传统的，替代的（如提取植物成分制成药物、按摩和针灸） Alternative medicine uses traditional ways of curing people, such as medicines made from plants, massage, and acupuncture.
…alternative health care.
5.ADJ 形容词（能源）替代的，代用的 Alternative energy uses natural sources of energy such as the sun, wind, or water for power and fuel, rather than oil, coal, or nuclear power.
always used before a noun : offering or expressing a choice供选择的；供替代的
We have alternative [=other] plans in case the weather is bad.
an alternative explanation
We took an alternative route [=a different route] to avoid the traffic.
Scientists are developing an alternative approach to treating the disease.
: not usual or traditional非主流的；非传统的
alternative rock music
He developed an alternative design for the new engine.
alternative medicine [=methods of healing or treating disease that are different from the usual methods taught in Western medical schools] 替代疗法
— often used to describe something that is more natural or that causes less pollution than the usual product, method, etc.常用于描述比传统产品、方法等更天然或更环保的替代物
: existing or functioning outside of the established society另类的
an alternative newspaper
— alternatively adverb
We could meet at the library or, alternatively, we could all meet at my house.
2 alternative /ɑːlˈtɚnətɪv/ noun
plural alternatives [count] : something that can be chosen instead of something else : a choice or option可供选择的事物；替代物
We decided to leave since our only other alternative was to wait in the rain.
They left me no alternative but to call the police. [=I had to call the police] 他们使我别无选择，只能报警。
I was offered no alternative.
The menu offered several vegetarian alternatives.
— often + to
We’ve been looking for alternatives to the usual treatment, but it seems there are few options.