noun, plural dis·par·i·ties.
Origin of disparity
Examples from the Web for disparity
Even in the medieval era this disparity made Christians uncomfortable.
Even Congress passed a law reducing the disparity between crack and powder cocaine sentences.Why Isn’t Prison Justice on the Ballot This Tuesday?|Inimai Chettiar, Abigail Finkelman|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The disparity has left some dealers convinced that maps Smiley stole now hang on the walls of private collectors around the world.
And even if that was true, it wouldn't vindicate a disparity that plainly affected her and presumably other women at the paper.The Hypocrisy Behind The New York Times’s Abrupt Decapitation of Jill Abramson|Robert Shrum|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the assemblies multiply and spread, the disparity between communities has thrown up a series of issues.
The Compigne road is firmly held, and the disparity of forces is being rapidly reduced.
They made a noble couple, she and Dominic, notwithstanding the disparity of age.The Far Horizon|Lucas Malet
The disparity between the American and British navies was certainly disheartening.Famous Men and Great Events of the Nineteenth Century|Charles Morris
Apparently there was ten years difference in their ages, and the disparity was patent.A Summer's Outing|Carter H. Harrison
The disparity of force was still in favor of France in 1690, but it was not as great as the year before.