How to use Otherness in a sentence
Jo and I were so flummoxed by the whole place that at supper we just sat and gawped at the otherness of it all.
Similarly from the side of logic. It is not the teaching of idealism alone but of the facts which logical analysis has brought home to us that all difference in the last resort finds its ground in the quality or content of the things differentiated, and that this difference of content shows in turn a double strand, the strand of sameness and the strand of otherness - that in which and that by which they differ from one another.
Nor is nature to be confounded with created substance, or with matter as it exists in space and time; it is pure non-being, the mere otherness (alteritas) of God - his shadow, desire, want, or desiderium sui, as it is called by mystical writers.
He invests the language of the brief chapters of Arthurian myth with a sense of otherness.Advertisement