Synonyms of different in English:

different


See definition of different

adjective

1‘the plots of the two books are very different’

SYNONYMS

dissimilar, unalike, unlike, non-identical, contrasting, divergent, disparate, poles apart

incompatible, mismatched, inconsistent, opposed, at variance, at odds, clashing, conflicting, contradictory, contrary

informal like chalk and cheese

rare contrastive

ANTONYMS

similar

2‘suddenly everything in her life was different’

SYNONYMS

changed, altered, modified, transformed, metamorphosed, other, new, unfamiliar, unknown, strange

ANTONYMS

the same

3‘Gareth had tried fifteen different occupations’

SYNONYMS

distinct, separate, individual, discrete, non-identical, unrelated, unconnected, unassociated, independent

disparate

ANTONYMS

related, similar

4‘the Bible was interpreted differently by different groups of reformers’

SYNONYMS

various, several, sundry, assorted, varied, varying, miscellaneous, diverse, diversified, manifold, multifarious

informal a mixed bag

literary divers

5‘he wanted to try something different’

SYNONYMS

unusual, out of the ordinary, uncommon, unfamiliar, rare, unique, novel, new, fresh, original, unprecedented, unconventional, unorthodox, off-centre, atypical, out of the way

special, singular, remarkable, noteworthy, exceptional, extraordinary, outrageous, outlandish, exotic

British out of the common

informal way out, offbeat, off the wall

ANTONYMS

ordinary, conventional