1 not the same as another person or thing, or not the same as before
I tried on lots of different hats.
Her new glasses make her look completely different.
different from: What makes him different from the rest of the students?
different to: American English is slightly different to British English.
different in: The two cars are different in shape.
significantly/markedly/radically/vastly different: The other doctor’s attitude was vastly different.
slightly/somewhat/subtly different: three subtly different styles of writing
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