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  • noundissimilarity, distinctness
  • nounopposing views

synonyms for difference

  • change
  • characteristic
  • contrast
  • discrepancy
  • disparity
  • distinction
  • divergence
  • diversity
  • inequality
  • variation
  • aberration
  • alteration
  • anomaly
  • antithesis
  • asymmetry
  • contrariety
  • contrariness
  • departure
  • deviation
  • digression
  • exception
  • heterogeneity
  • idiosyncrasy
  • irregularity
  • nonconformity
  • opposition
  • particularity
  • peculiarity
  • separateness
  • separation
  • singularity
  • unlikeness
  • variance
  • variety
  • discongruity
  • dissemblance
  • unconformity
  • unorthodoxness
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antonyms for difference

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  • agreement
  • equality
  • harmony
  • likeness
  • sameness
  • similarity
  • uniformity
  • conformity
  • normality
  • regularity
  • usualness
  • accord
  • alikeness
  • assent
  • concurrence
  • consent
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How to use difference in a sentence

While you can also make a slurry with flour, there are certain differences between the two starches that one must take into consideration.
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These are generic industry terms that may sound good to include in your content but don’t necessarily make much of a difference.
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Then he talked about Florida and Michigan, and the differences between county authorities and phone lines and waitlists and lotteries and … it became obvious what his advantage was.
MY MOTHER AND HER FRIENDS COULDN’T GET CORONAVIRUS VACCINE APPOINTMENTS, SO THEY TURNED TO A STRANGER FOR HELP. HE’S 13.GREG HARRISFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The disproportionate death toll exposed the deadly consequences of poverty, exploitative and dangerous labor conditions and false beliefs about biological difference.
MEDICAL RACISM HAS SHAPED U.S. POLICIES FOR CENTURIESDEIRDRE OWENSFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Two of her sons have neurodevelopmental differences and “wouldn’t know where to draw the line in public,” she explained.
WATCHING EDGIER TV WITH YOUR KIDS DURING THE PANDEMIC? YOU’RE NOT ALONE.BONNIE MILLER RUBINFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Her frustration with racial differences between schools led her to write an article in 1891 in the Memphis Free Speech, which she co-owned, exposing the inequality.
MY GREAT-GRANDMOTHER IDA B. WELLS LEFT A LEGACY OF ACTIVISM IN EDUCATION. WE NEED THAT NOW.MICHELLE DUSTERFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Sure, as long as we can meet at the understanding that difference of opinions can be a positive thing.
MEET D.C.’S MOST ELIGIBLE LGBTQ SINGLESSTAFF REPORTSFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The big difference with Maximize Conversions is that it is less focused on your acquisition costs and more on volume.
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Yet history tells us that America works best when just enough of us see politics as a mediation of differences rather than as total, unrelenting warfare.
WANT UNITY FOR REAL? THEN AMERICA NEEDS TO GET BACK TO FACTSSAMAR ALI, BILL HASLAM AND JON MEACHAMFEBRUARY 8, 2021TIME
Whenever we have options, though, individual decisions can make a difference.
WHY OPENING RESTAURANTS IS EXACTLY WHAT THE CORONAVIRUS WANTS US TO DOCAROLINE CHENFEBRUARY 6, 2021PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO DIFFERENCE

  • departure
  • deviation
  • difference
  • distortion
  • divergence
  • diversion
  • irregularity
  • lapse
  • straying
  • wandering
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