Given Below is a Foreign Language Phrase that is Commonly Used. Choose the Correct Meaning for the Phrase. Alibi - English Language

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Given below is a foreign language phrase that is commonly used. Choose the correct meaning for the phrase.

Alibi

Options

  • every where

  • else where 

  • no where

  • without any excuse

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Solution

else where 

Explanation:

An alibi is a form of defense used in criminal procedure wherein the accused attempts to prove that he or she was in some other place at the time the alleged offense was committed. Therefore 'else where' is the correct answer.

Concept: Idioms and Phrases (Entrance Exams)
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