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  Words related to difference

Related / Similar Words: dispute, difference of opinion, conflict, deviation, divergence, departure, remainder

 

Definition:
  • the quality of being unlike or dissimilar; "there are many differences between jazz and rock";
  • a disagreement or argument about something important; "he had a dispute with his wife"; "there were irreconcilable differences"; "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats";
  • a variation that deviates from the standard or norm; "the deviation from the mean";
  • the number that remains after subtraction; the number that when added to the subtrahend gives the minuend;
  • a significant change; "the difference in her is amazing"; "his support made a real difference";

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    Hyponyms: otherness, distinctness, separateness, differential, differentia, distinction, discrepancy, disagreement, divergence, variance, dissimilarity, unsimilarity, variety, change, inequality, collision, controversy, contention, contestation, disputation, disceptation, tilt, argument, arguing, quarrel, wrangle, row, words, run-in, dustup, variant, driftage, inflection, flection, flexion, balance

     

    Attributes: different

     

    Derivational Morphology: distinguish, mark, differentiate, separate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart, differ, disagree, dissent, take issue, quarrel, dispute, scrap, argufy, altercate, challenge, gainsay, deviate, vary, diverge, depart

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: verschil   Esperanto: diferenco and malsameco  
    Finnish: erilaisuus and ero and erotus   French: différence  
    German: Andersartigkeit and Differenz and Unterschied   Hebrew: הבדל and הפרש and שוני  
    Indonesian: beda and selisih   Italian: differenza  
    Japanese:   Russian: отличительная черта and различие and разница  
    Slovene: razlika and različnost   Spanish: diferencia  
    Swedish: avvikelse and differens   Telugu: తేడా and భేదము  
     
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