difference translate English to Japanese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "difference" - English-Japanese dictionary

difference

noun   /ˈdɪf·əəns/
A2 the way in which two people or things are not the same 違い What’s the difference between an ape and a monkey?
B1 the amount by which one thing is different from another There’s a big difference in age between them.
make a difference
to have an effect on a situation 違いが生じる Changing my appearance made a big difference to how I felt about myself.
tell the difference
to notice the way in which two things are different 区別する This coffee is half the price of that one, but I can’t tell the difference.
a difference of opinion
a disagreement 意見の違い They had a difference of opinion about/over their daughter’s education.
(Definition of difference from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
cn u txt?
cn u txt?
by ,
June 28, 2016
by Colin McIntosh The advent of social media has seen a huge increase in the use of informal abbreviations, many recently added to the Cambridge Dictionary. We have always had abbreviations, of course. Well-known examples include IOU (for “I owe you”), used to give an informal written guarantee that you will pay back a sum of

Read More 

Word of the Day

be as thick as thieves

to be very close friends and share secrets, etc.

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More