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English definition of “not the same”

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not the same

not as good: You can make shortbread with margarine instead of butter, but it isn't the same.
Translations of “not the same”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不那麽令人愉快的,不那麽合人意的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不那么令人愉快的,不那么合人意的…
(Definition of not the same from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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