Different synonyms and antonyms

dĭf'ər-ənt, dĭf'rənt

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The definition of distinct is separate from or different from.
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The definition of various is different or many kinds or many-sided.
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(Archaic) Not likely; improbable; unlikely.
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Characteristic only of a particular category or entity:
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Distinguished or attractive:
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That cannot be held at one time by the same person
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The definition of inconsistent is something that is not uniform or not the same throughout.
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Belonging distinctively or primarily to one person, group, or kind; special or unique:
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Unlike in nature
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Not completely pure, tainted or adulterated.
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(Mathematics) Of a number, of the form a + bi, where a and b are real numbers and i is a square root of −1.
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Of different kinds; various
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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Lacking in harmony; incompatible:
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Having no previous example:
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Having almost or exactly the same qualities, characteristics, etc.; similar; equal
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Distinctly different from the first:
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The definition of alike is having similarities.
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Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
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Opposing in opinion, temperament, etc.; incompatible; incongruous
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Not being acquainted; not conversant:
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Distinguished by opposite qualities.
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Inclined to contradict or deny
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Set in opposition to, showing the differences between.
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Opposite, contrary; going in the opposite direction. [from 14th c.]
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Reversed in position, order, action, etc.; opposite; contrary; turned about
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Not identical.
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Unlike in nature
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Consisting of some large, indefinite number (of persons or things); numerous
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Not typical; not characteristic; abnormal
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Different; other
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Having one part on the same radius as another, as a stamen in front of a petal
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Separate is defined as something or someone not connected to anything or anyone else.
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(Not comparable) Relating to the origin or beginning; preceding all others.
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Not different or other; not another or others; not different as regards self; selfsame; numerically identical.
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Having been made or come into being only a short time ago; recent:
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The definition of miscellaneous is people or things that are varied or mixed and cannot easily be categorized or grouped.
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New and unusual; esp., being the first of its kind
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The definition of other is the remaining or different one.
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Respectively different; various:
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Of an unlike kind; different
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Composed of unlike things
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Not comfortable or at ease:
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Not usual or common; rare; exceptional
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Having the same form, appearance, manner, etc. as others of the same class; conforming to a given standard
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That operates as a single entity
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Disagreeing, as in opinion or belief.
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(Archaic) Diverse
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Unlike in nature
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So lacking in recognizable character or qualities as to belong to no definite class or type; hard to classify or describe
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Corresponding; agreeing; matching; analogous
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Composed of similar or identical elements or parts; uniform
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Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical:
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Serving as or conforming to an established or accepted measurement or value:
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Having similar or conforming feelings, ideas, interests, etc.; in accord
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Banal, trite, hackneyed, unoriginal or clichéd.
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(Comparable, rare) Approximating or approaching exact equivalence.
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Containing or forming a contrast; contrasting.
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Inclined to oppose or disagree stubbornly; perverse
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Differing from others of the same kind or from a standard:
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Unlike in nature
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Contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces.
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Relating to or containing people from different ethnicities and social backgrounds:
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Alien means different, generally to the point of incompatibility.
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separate, distinct
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Differing from a norm or from the accepted standards of a society.
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Of or relating to a diameter; diametral
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Composed of unlike things
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That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
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Consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds; miscellaneous.
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Consisting of or operating several devices of one kind at the same time.
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Not based on careful selection or a discerning taste; confused, random, or promiscuous
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The definition of variegated is marked with different colors, or varying in form.
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In control of oneself; calm and self-possessed
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Not under security classification; not secret or restricted
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Having a variety of colors; variegated.
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Matched
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Not adhering to convention; out of the ordinary.
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That cannot be compared
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Fond of novelty.
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Displaying or marked by contrast; contrasty.
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Having a resemblance in appearance or nature; alike though not identical.
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Not appropriate:
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Differing from another:
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Not known before; new; recent
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Marked by innovation or given to making innovations.
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Of or characterized by invention
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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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