Different synonyms

dĭf'ər-ənt, dĭf'rənt
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Not the same; separate; individual
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Not like; dissimilar; diverse; having no resemblance.
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Unlike in nature
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Unlike; different:
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Of two things: impossible to coexist; not congruous because of differences; irreconcilable; disagreeing.
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Not in agreement, harmony, or accord; incompatible
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Making distinct; distinguishing from others; characteristic
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Having or exhibiting variation; varying:
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One of the same sort as; some other
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Particular; unique; special
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Contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces.
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Opposite in direction or position:
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Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
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Varied; diversified
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Of or pertaining to dissonance.
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Differing or opposite in structure, quality, etc.; dissimilar; incongruous; foreign
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Displaying or marked by contrast; contrasty.
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Not conforming to an ordinary type or pattern; unconventional:
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Characteristic only of a particular category or entity:
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Having to do with an origin; first; earliest
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Having no acquaintance (with); not conversant
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Never before seen or done, without precedent.
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Lacking in harmony; incompatible:
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Distinguished by opposite qualities.
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Tending to contradict or oppose, contrarious.
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Set in opposition to, showing the differences between.
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(Printing) Printed in such a way that the normally colored part appears white against a colored or black background.
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Reversed in position, order, action, etc.; opposite; contrary; turned about
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Not identical.
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Consisting of some large, indefinite number (of persons or things); numerous
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Drawing apart from a common point; diverging.
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Belonging to another country or people; foreign
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Additional; more:
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New and unusual; esp., being the first of its kind
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Being or involving the other of two alternatives
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Being the remaining ones of several:
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Not associated or connected with others; having existence as an entity; distinct; individual
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Respectively different; various:
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Out of the ordinary or difficult to account for; unusual or peculiar:
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Various; miscellaneous; divers
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Of an unlike kind; different
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Not usual, common, or ordinary.
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Composed of unlike things
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Not conforming to type; unusual or irregular.
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Not agreeing; dissenting
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(Archaic) Diverse
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Lacking distinctive qualities; having no individual character or form:
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Containing or composed of dissimilar or opposing elements:
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Consisting of or operating several devices of one kind at the same time.
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Unrestrained or wanton; profligate:
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Having variety in character, form, etc.; varied; diversified
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In control of oneself; calm and self-possessed
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Composed of unlike things
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Consisting or formed of various kinds; varied; mixed
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Not placed or included in a class or category:
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Having a variety of colors; variegated.
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Matched
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Having no common basis of comparison; incommensurable
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Forward looking; ahead of current thinking
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Skilled in inventing; creative
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Fond of novelty.
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Differing from a norm or from the accepted standards of a society.
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That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
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Having just arrived:
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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
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