Definitions of alternating

  1. of Alternate Webster Dictionary DB
  2. occurring by turns; first one and then the other; "alternating feelings of love and hate" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (electricity) of a current that reverses direction at regular intervals; "alternating current" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for alternating

  1. We are alternating sentinels in this perennial parade . – NATURAE by Dom
  2. It seemed to Fleda not difficult for each to know of what the other was thinking- to know indeed that they had in common two alternating visions, one of which, at moments, brought them as by a common impulse to a pause. – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James