Different synonyms

dĭf'ər-ənt, dĭf'rənt

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The definition of distinct is separate from or different from.
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(Archaic) Not likely; improbable; unlikely.
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The definition of various is different or many kinds or many-sided.
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That cannot be held at one time by the same person
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Distinguished or attractive:
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Characteristic only of a particular category or entity:
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The definition of alike is having similarities.
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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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Belonging distinctively or primarily to one person, group, or kind; special or unique:
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The definition of inconsistent is something that is not uniform or not the same throughout.
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Containing or forming a contrast; contrasting.
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(Comparable, rare) Approximating or approaching exact equivalence.
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Distinctly different from the first:
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Inclined to oppose or disagree stubbornly; perverse
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Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
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Differing from others of the same kind or from a standard:
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Not appropriate:
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Of different kinds; various
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Unusual, unconventional, not ordinary.
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Contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces.
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Opposing in opinion, temperament, etc.; incompatible; incongruous
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Differing from another:
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Not being acquainted; not conversant:
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Relating to or containing people from different ethnicities and social backgrounds:
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Unlike in nature
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Displaying or marked by contrast; contrasty.
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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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Lacking in harmony; incompatible:
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Consisting of some large, indefinite number (of persons or things); numerous
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Alien means different, generally to the point of incompatibility.
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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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(Not comparable) Relating to the origin or beginning; preceding all others.
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Having been made or come into being only a short time ago; recent:
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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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Not different or other; not another or others; not different as regards self; selfsame; numerically identical.
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Nearly but not exactly the same or alike; having a resemblance
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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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Separate is defined as something or someone not connected to anything or anyone else.
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Respectively different; various:
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Of an unlike kind; different
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separate, distinct
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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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That operates as a single entity
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Of or relating to a diameter; diametral
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Composed of unlike things
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Consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds; miscellaneous.
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Differing from a norm or from the accepted standards of a society.
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Not known before; new; recent
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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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Having the same form, appearance, manner, etc. as others of the same class; conforming to a given standard
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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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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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That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
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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
Find another word for different. In this page you can discover 123 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for different, like: distinct, unlike, various, dissimilar, not the same, varying, deviating, incompatible, distinctive, unique and ranging.