whole nother


whole nother
whole nother
US informal : completely different

That's a whole nother story/issue. [=that's a whole other story/issue; that's a story/issue that is completely different from the one we have been talking about]

He has taken his performance to a whole nother level. [=to a completely different and much higher level]

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Main Entry:nother
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whole nother — see nother
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Main Entry:whole

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • whole\ nother — It s used instead of the word another or the words a different. Oh, I understand now. That s a whole nother story …   Dictionary of american slang

  • whole\ nother — It s used instead of the word another or the words a different. Oh, I understand now. That s a whole nother story …   Dictionary of american slang

  • A Whole Nother Thang — Infobox Album Name = A Whole Nother Thang Type = studio Artist = Fuzzy Haskins Released = Start date|1976 Recorded = Genre = R B, soul, funk Length = 38:10 Label = Westbound Producer = Fuzzy Haskins Reviews = Last album = This album = A Whole… …   Wikipedia

  • A Whole Nother Radio Active Thang — Infobox Album Name = A Whole Nother Radio Active Thang Type = studio Artist = Clarence Fuzzy Haskins Released = 1994 Recorded = 1976 and 1978 Genre = Funk Length = 78:06 Label = Westbound Producer = Clarence Fuzzy Haskins and GIG productions… …   Wikipedia

  • a\ whole\ 'nother — An entirely different. I ve noticed this phrase in the vocabulary of many people of various backgrounds and have even heard it on national TV, but I have yet to see it written down (before now). That s a whole nother story …   Dictionary of american slang

  • a\ whole\ 'nother — An entirely different. I ve noticed this phrase in the vocabulary of many people of various backgrounds and have even heard it on national TV, but I have yet to see it written down (before now). That s a whole nother story …   Dictionary of american slang

  • it's a whole nother world out there — it is very different in that place, it is strange over there    When the kids got back from the virtual space trip, Jamie said, It s a whole nother world out there! …   English idioms

  • 'nother — 7 [ nother] [ˈnʌðə(r)] [ˈnʌðər] adjective (non standard) = ↑another • …   Useful english dictionary

  • nother — oth er, a. Other; variant spelling used mostly in the phrase a whole nother (i. e., a completely different), as though formed by splitting the word another . [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nother — /ˈnʌðə/ (say nudhuh) phrase a whole nother..., Colloquial a completely different...: a whole nother idea. {a deliberate and emphatic aphetic transformation of UNKNOWN REF bigmac121654937 } …   Australian English dictionary


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