Origin of different
usage note for different
OTHER WORDS FROM differentdif·fer·ent·ly, adverbdif·fer·ent·ness, nounun·dif·fer·ent, adjective
Words nearby different
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What are other ways to say different?
Things that are different from one another are not alike in character or quality. How does different compare to synonyms various, distinct, and diverse? Find out on Thesaurus.com.
How to use different in a sentence
Apart from reaching your potential customers, you can display ads in a variety of formats and multiply the outcomes from different angles using these advanced ad channels.Five ways to use machine learning in digital marketing|Birbahadur Kathayat|February 12, 2021|Search Engine Watch
That’s gone and will always be gone no matter how many times I watch a replay or different variation of that replay.Ryan Newman returns to Daytona 500, with no memory of 2020 crash and ‘therefore no fear’|Cindy Boren|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
That’s when Washington won its third Super Bowl under Joe Gibbs, doing so with a different quarterback each time.The NFL’s top QBs are waking up to their power, following Tom Brady and LeBron James|Jerry Brewer|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
It’s a whole different game from high school, and then you’re just making that jump.An NBA experiment lets draft prospects skip college, stay home and get paid to play|Michael Lee|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
That doesn’t diminish their suffering — everyone is struggling in a different way — but Bufka encourages them to try to look at all they have.‘Oh, we’re still in this.’ The pandemic wall is here.|Maura Judkis|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
I was drawn to The Class for different reasons—chiefly, the pipe dream of achieving a tighter and tauter backside.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance is a different sound for you.
He captures all the different issues a president deals with and moves from one to the next.
When he was first incarcerated, he says some sort of paperwork snafu had him imprisoned under two different, but similar, names.
Paying for things is a lot different than it used to be, too.
Fourteen genera, representing about 19 species, of Mallophaga are reported for 20 different species of bird hosts.Summer Birds From the Yucatan Peninsula|Erwin E. Klaas
Whether they had ever, at different times, pleaded for or against the same cause, and cited precedents to prove contrary opinions?Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
“But the laws of Poloeland and those of Flatland are different,” said Amalatok, starting another objection.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
Had not this Indian plant been discovered, the whole history of some portions of America would have been far different.
It had been many a moon since we took different roads, but MacRae hadn't changed that I could see.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
British Dictionary definitions for different
Derived forms of differentdifferently, adverbdifferentness, noun
usage for different
Other Idioms and Phrases with different
In addition to the idioms beginning with different
- different as night and day
- different strokes for different folks
- horse of a different color
- kettle of fish, different
- march to a different drummer
- sing a different tune
- wear another (different) hat