unlikeness

  • 1 Unlikeness — Un*like ness, n. The quality or state of being unlike; want of resemblance; dissimilarity. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 unlikeness — index contraposition, deviation, difference, discrepancy, disparity, distinction (difference), distortion …

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  • 3 unlikeness — *dissimilarity, difference, divergence, divergency, distinction Analogous words: diversity, *variety: disparity, variousness (see corresponding adjectives at DIFFERENT): discrepancy, discordance, incongruousness, incompatibility, inconsistency,… …

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  • 4 unlikeness — unlike ► PREPOSITION 1) different from; not like. 2) in contrast to. 3) uncharacteristic of. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ dissimilar or different from each other. DERIVATIVES unlikeness noun …

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  • 5 unlikeness — noun see unlike I …

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  • 6 unlikeness — un·like·ness (ŭn līkʹnĭs) n. The quality or condition of being unlike. See Synonyms at difference. * * * …

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  • 7 unlikeness — noun a) The state of being unlike. b) An unlike characteristic …

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  • 8 unlikeness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being unlike or dissimilar: difference, discrepance, discrepancy, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, distinction, divarication, divergence, divergency. See SAME …

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  • 9 unlikeness — n. state of being different, dissimilarity …

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  • 10 unlikeness — n. Dissimilarity, dissimilitude …

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  • 11 unlikeness — un·like·ness …

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  • 12 unlikeness — noun dissimilarity evidenced by an absence of likeness • Syn: ↑dissimilitude • Ant: ↑similitude (for: ↑dissimilitude), ↑likeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 13 unlike — unlikeness, n. /un luyk /, adj. 1. different, dissimilar, or unequal; not alike: They contributed unlike sums to charity. prep. 2. dissimilar to; different from: She is unlike my sister in many ways. 3. not typical or characteristic of: It is… …

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  • 14 dissimilarity — dissimilarity, unlikeness, difference, divergence, divergency, distinction are comparable when they mean lack of agreement or correspondence (or an instance of such lack) in appearance, in qualities, or in nature brought out by a comparison of… …

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  • 15 Robert Lowell — Infobox Writer name = Robert Traill Spence Lowell IV imagesize = caption = pseudonym = birthdate = March 1, 1917 birthplace = Boston, Massachusetts deathdate = September 12, 1977 deathplace = New York City, New York occupation = Poet nationality …

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  • 16 Robert Lowell — Activités poète, Écrivain Naissance 1er mars 1917 Décès 12 septembre 1977 (à 60 ans) Mouvement confessionnalisme …

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  • 17 contrast — contrastable, adj. contrastably, adv. contrastingly, adv. v. /keuhn trast , kon trast/; n. /kon trast/, v.t. 1. to compare in order to show unlikeness or differences; note the opposite natures, purposes, etc., of: Contrast the political rights of …

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  • 18 difference — /dif euhr euhns, dif reuhns/, n., v., differenced, differencing. n. 1. the state or relation of being different; dissimilarity: There is a great difference between the two. 2. an instance or point of unlikeness or dissimilarity: What accounts for …

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  • 19 difference — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Dissimilarity Nouns 1. difference, differentness, unlikeness, variance, variation, variety; diversity, dissimilarity, multiformity; divergence, dissimilitude; odds, incompatibility (see disagreement);… …

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  • 20 contrast — con•trast v. [[t]kənˈtræst, ˈkɒn træst[/t]] n. [[t]ˈkɒn træst[/t]] v. t. 1) to compare in order to show unlikeness or differences; note the opposite qualities of 2) to exhibit unlikeness on comparison with something else; form a contrast 3) ling …

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