Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Christianity is often said to be differenced from ethnic religions in other ways.

A cardinal's hat is differenced by colour and the number of its tassels, not by its shape, which is the same for all clergymen.

The arms of the Dukes of Orleans were the arms of France differenced by a label argent.

It is the Socialists who hold off unrelentingly from the monarchy, and not the republicans, as they can be differenced from them.

The crest of a cadet is often differenced like the arms, and thus a wyver or a leopard will have a label about its neck.

The granite is differenced in its laws only by the more or less of heat, from the river that wears it away.

This was the method by which the supporters of Wurtemburg were "differenced" for the Duke of Teck, the forepaws being "fleshed."