verb (used without object)
Origin of differ
Examples from the Web for differing
The Navy and Marine Corps versions of the F-35 have differing configurations and rely on an external gun pod.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many argue that Beijing and Moscow have differing interests, and indeed, some of them are irreconcilable.
The article described John Kennedy and Richard Nixon as differing types of statist “reactionaries.”
There was a time when there was room in both major parties for differing viewpoints.Why the ‘Duck Dynasty’ Controversy Could Hurt Democrats|Keli Goff|December 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
At various times, and with differing vigor, the conservatives on the Supreme Court have called themselves “originalists.”The Court Case That Pivots on What ‘Corrupt’ Really Means|Lawrence Lessig|September 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A Brazilian wood so called, but differing from the common cedar.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)|William Kirby
Perspective is only another name for the study of appearances, as differing from facts.Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7)|Hugo B. Froehlich
From this it appears that the three tribes were really three distinct nations, differing in their origin, and dwelling apart.Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Rome|Oliver Goldsmith
It lay in a horizontal position, differing from the usual mode of burial, which is the sitting posture.The Progress of Ethnology|John Russell Bartlett
It is immediately followed by counsels to the patient and faithful exercise of differing gifts.
British Dictionary definitions for differing
Word Origin for differ
Word Origin and History for differing
Two senses that were present in Latin have gone separate ways in English since c.1500 with defer (transitive) and differ (intransitive). Related: Differed; differing.
Idioms and Phrases with differing
see beg to differ. Also see under difference; different.