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Another word for different

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Adjective
  1. Not like another in nature, quality, amount, or form

    See also:

    same

  2. Not the same as what was previously known or done

    See also:

    new

Another word for different

Synonym Study

  • Various emphasizes the number and diversity of kinds, types, etc. various gifts
  • Disparate implies essential or thoroughgoing difference, often stressing an absence of any relationship between things disparate concepts
  • Dissimilar stresses absence of similarity in appearance, properties, or nature dissimilar techniques
  • Distinct , as applied to two or more things, stresses that each has a different identity and is unmistakably separate from the others, whether or not they are similar in kind, class, etc. charged with two distinct offenses
  • Divergent suggests a branching off in different directions with an ever-widening distance between, and stresses irreconcilability divergent schools of thought
  • Diverse more emphatically sets apart the things referred to, suggesting a conspicuous difference diverse interests
  • Different , applied to things that are not alike, implies individuality three different doctors or contrast the twins wore different hats