What is the meaning of "otherwise" as an adjective? Specifically, "otherwise quiescent".?
"otherwise" as asjective
For example, what is the meaning of this sentence:
"A body which is translating in an otherwise quiescent flow"
- EileenLv 49 years agoBest Answer
Try this example:
"Mike's visit was a bright spot in an otherwise boring day." This means "Everything about the day was boring except Mike's visit." So the phrase, "an otherwise quiescent flow" would mean it was quiescent except for this one event."
- bohogirl1Lv 79 years ago
in other words or else in other cases