Definition of on the other hand in English:

on the other hand

phrase

  • Used to introduce a contrasting point of view, fact, or situation.

    • ‘Being a child star is bittersweet. On one hand, you're loved by millions, but on the other hand you're forever remembered for what you did years ago’
    on the other hand, as an alternative, or, as another option, as a substitute, as a replacement