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Synonyms

conflicting

adjective

describes two or more things that cannot all be right or cannot all happen at the same time

different

adjective

not the same as another person or thing, or not the same as before

various

adjective

different, and more than a few

alternative

adjective

different from something else and able to be used instead of it

distinct

adjective

separate and different in a way that is clear

unlike

adjective

different from someone or something else

diverse

adjective

very different from each other

contrasting

adjective

different from each other in a noticeable or interesting way

dissimilar

adjective

different from someone or something else

divergent

adjective

things that are divergent are different from each other

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More synonyms

a different kettle of fish

a situation or subject that is not related to the one you are talking about

afresh

adverb

formal in a new or different way

along similar/different etc lines

in a similar/different etc way

alternate

adjective

American alternative

apart

adjective

different from all the other people or things

apart

adjective

if two people, opinions, or ways of living are far apart, they are very different

assorted

adjective

including various types

at odds (with)

if things are at odds with each other, they are different or opposite when they should be the same

broad

adjective

including many different things or people

catholic

adjective

including a wide variety of different things

chalk and cheese

used for saying that two people or things are completely different from each other

changed

adjective

different from before

contrastive

adjective

formal showing differences clearly, especially between languages

diametrically opposed/opposite

completely different from each other

differing

adjective

formal different from each other or from someone or something else

disparate

adjective

formal disparate things belong to very different groups or classes

distinctive

adjective

easy to recognize because of being different from other people or things of the same type

distinguishable

adjective

clearly different from other people or things of the same type

distinguishing

adjective

a distinguishing feature, mark etc makes someone or something clearly different from other similar people or things

divers

adjective

an old word meaningvarious

diversified

adjective

consisting of many different parts or people

far removed from something

very different from something

in any shape or form

in any way at all

incomparable

adjective

formal not able to be compared

incompatible

adjective

ideas, systems, or machines that are incompatible are not able to work or exist together because of basic differences

incompatible

adjective

used about people who are so different that they cannot live or work together

inconsistent

adjective

containing parts that do not match each other

inconsistent with

if something is inconsistent with something else, it does not match it

in keeping/out of keeping with something

in the same manner or style/not in the same manner or style as something else

in line/out of line with

similar/different to someone or something

in line/out of line with

changing/not changing in the same way as another thing

in many (different) shapes and forms

in many ways or types

irregular

adjective

not following the rules, laws, or usual ways of doing things

lopsided

adjective

not equal

manifold

adjective

formal of many different kinds

many-sided

adjective

having many different parts, aspects, or qualities

multifaceted

adjective

formal containing many different aspects, features, or qualities

mutually exclusive

if two things are mutually exclusive, they cannot both happen, exist, or be true at the same time

never the twain shall meet

old-fashioned used for saying that two things are very different and cannot exist together

not exactly

used for saying that something is slightly different from a particular thing

nothing of the kind

used for emphasizing that someone or something is not of a particular type

of every description

of all types

of every hue

representing a wide range of attitudes or qualities

out of kilter with

different from someone or something else, in a way that spoils a situation or arrangement

out of sync

informal working at different times, at different speeds, or in a different way

particular

adjective

clearly different and belonging to just one person or thing

removed

adjective

different from something

separate

adjective

different, or new

several

determiner

literary various, or separate

sharp

adjective

clearly recognized as different

side by side

used for talking about two or more groups that live or work next to each other although they are very different

sundry

adjective

formal sundry things or people are all different from each other and cannot be described as a group

unequal

adjective

not the same in amount, number, or size

uneven

adjective

not the same in size or length

uneven

adjective

not of the same quality in all its parts

unrecognisable

a British spelling of unrecognizable

unrecognizable

adjective

very different from the person or place that you remember

variable

adjective

not always of the same quality

varied

adjective

including a wide range of things or people

variegated

adjective

formal including a wide range of things or people

variously

adverb

in different ways, by different people or at different times

varying

adjective

not all the same

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