''Over'' meaning in longmann dictionary
Preferring: if you choose one thing over another , you choose that thing rather than the other.
What is your main reason for choosing one restaurant over another?
**Can I make this sentence with ''Rather than'' in the same meaning with ''Over'' ?
What is your main reason for choosing one restaurant rather than another?
''Rather Than'' definition
We use rather than to give more importance to one thing when two alternatives or preferences are being compared:
He wanted to be an actor rather than a comedian.
Can we come over on Saturday rather than Friday?
Can I make these sentences with ''over'' in the same meaning with ''Rather than''?
He wanted to be an actor over a comedian.
Can we come over on Saturday over Friday?