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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DISSIMILAR

Answers not dissimilar have been given before by other artists in like case.

In all these cases, the contiguousness of similar, or dissimilar growths, is not stated.

He was behind a boulder, not too dissimilar to Calhoun's breastwork.

I might have known two brothers could not have been so dissimilar in nature.

What on earth can it be that two people so dissimilar as you and Strickland could aim at?

Who ever heard of any antagonistic or even of dissimilar synonyms?

The position of words in a sentence is not dissimilar from that in English.

But these are among the slightest points in which the two poems are dissimilar.

(p. 179) Merrifield's eyes were blazing and his remarks were not dissimilar.

In mind and disposition they were as dissimilar as in their personal qualities.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from dis- + similar; perhaps on analogy of French dissimilaire. Related: Dissimilarity.

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