1 unlike, unalike, dissimilar, conflicting; contrary, discrete, contrastive, contrasting, disparate, divergent, diverse, distinct, opposite, separate, distinguishable; another or other:
We both enjoy boating but in different ways. When modelling, she assumes a different pose every few seconds.
2 unique, unusual, peculiar, odd, singular, particular, distinctive, personal, extraordinary, special, remarkable, bizarre, rare, weird, strange, unconventional, original, out of the ordinary; new, novel, exceptional, unheard-of:
And now, for something completely different, we present a juggling trick cyclist.
3 assorted, manifold, multifarious, numerous, abundant, sundry, various, varied, divers, many, several:
Different kinds of breakfast cereal are now available.
appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound, taste
very | distinctly, markedly, radically, significantly, strikingly
This school is radically different from most others.
| completely, entirely, quite, totally | rather, slightly | subtly
The same colour can appear subtly different on different types of paper.
| materially, qualitatively | refreshingly
a refreshingly different approach to language learning
Human beings are different from other animals.
Their customs are very different to ours. Latest queries: heredity, deteriorated, fuzzy, While, disincline, quieten, uneven, convinced, skiing, nude, sensitive, consequence, mounted, Street, solitary, bravery, Governor, DEFECTION, replies, Different,