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English definition of “different”

different

adjective     /ˈdɪfərənt/
NOT THE SAME A1 not the same as someone or something: Jo's very different from her sister , isn't she? UK The house is different to how I expected it to be.Different and differenceUnique and unusualGood, better and best in terms of quality
SEPARATE [always before noun] B1 used to talk about separate things or people of the same type : I had to go to three different shops to find the book she wanted .Different and difference
differently adverb → See also a whole new ball game
(Definition of different adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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