To stagger a layer of cake with a layer of icing is an example of alternate.
An example of alternate is when first your friend rides the bike and then you ride the bike.
Odd-numbered days are examples of alternate days.
Homeopathic medicines are different from pharmaceutical drugs and are an example of alternate medicines.
An understudy is an example of an alternate.
Alternated between happiness and depression.
Alternated light and dark squares to form a pattern.
Alternate seasons of the year.
An alternate plan.
Alternate stripes of blue and white.
To report on alternate Tuesdays.
Good times alternate with bad.
And bid alternate passions fall and rise. -Alexander Pope.
The alternate members 1, 3, 5, 7, etc.
The flood and ebb tides alternate with each other.