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What would be the French equivalent of "other side", when referring to it in a kind of philosophical way, not necessarily physical other side of the street… more like the other side of the opinion. But it has to be in the context of other side, French equivalents to those words.

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Please specify context, abstract "kind of philosophical way" is not a context and any answers we would give would be just as imprecise as what you're asking. –  Laure Aug 1 at 6:41
    
like "greener on the other side" = "(l'herbe ) verte ailleurs" or "other side of medal" = "l'envers de la médaille". I guess, these appears more philosophical... –  user2219080 Aug 2 at 6:12
    
Are you asking for the equivalent of on the contrary (au contraire)? –  Drew Aug 3 at 4:26

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Employé dans l'expression usuelle et aussi s'il est précédé en anglais par on :

  • d'un autre coté
  • D'un coté ... d'un autre coté

Précédé par from ou pour formuler une alternative inattendue parfois non induite par la première partie de la phrase :

  • d'autre part
  • D'une part ... d'autre part
  • l'autre partie

Selon le contexte :

  • sous l'autre angle
  • d'un autre point de vue
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