diferente


diferente
adj.
different.
una casa diferente de o a la mía a house different from mine
yo soy muy diferente de o a él I'm very different from him
por diferentes razones for a variety of reasons, for various reasons
adv.
differently.
se comportan muy diferente el uno del otro they behave very differently (from one another)
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diferente
adjetivo
1 different
es diferente de/a todos it's different to/from them all
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adj.
different
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ADJ
1) (=distinto) different

dos personas completamente diferentes — two completely different people

ser diferente de o a algn/algo — to be different to o from sb/sth

mi enfoque es diferente del o al tuyo — my approach is different to o from yours

eso me da igual, diferente sería que no me invitaran a la fiesta — I don't mind about that, it would be different if they didn't invite me to the party

2)

diferentes — (=varios) various, several

por aquí han pasado diferentes personalidades — various o several celebrities have been here

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adjetivo
a) (distinto) different

ser diferente a or de alguien/algo — to be different from somebody/something

mi familia es diferente a or de la tuya — my family is different from o to yours

es un lugar diferente de todos los que he visitado hasta ahora — it is unlike any other place I have visited so far

b) (en pl, delante del n) <motivos/soluciones/maneras> various

diferentes personas fueron testigos — various (different) people witnessed it

nos vimos en diferentes ocasiones — we've met on several occasions

por diferentes razones — for a variety of reasons

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= alternative, dissimilar, different, differing, distinct, diverse, variant, varying, unlike, unconnected, discrepant, contrasting, differential, various, disparate, non-identical.
Ex. An appreciation of alternative approaches is particularly important in this field where trends towards standardisation are the norm.
Ex. It is the identification of similarities and differences, enabling one to group together things which are similar, and separate them from things which are dissimilar.
Ex. A variable length field takes different lengths in different records.
Ex. Different devices for the organisation of knowledge place differing emphasis on the relative importance of these two objectives.
Ex. There are two fundamentally distinct avenues to the construction of the schedules of a classification scheme.
Ex. Homographs are words which have the same spelling as each other but very diverse meanings.
Ex. If the variant heading given in the reference heading area is identified as a variant to more than one uniform heading, area 3 may contain multiple uniform headings.
Ex. A uniform title is the title by which a work that has appeared under varying titles is to be identified for cataloguing purposes.
Ex. The relationship of these two types of technology to librarianship is not unlike that of radio to astronomy.
Ex. To take some very common examples, many academic libraries will not answer any enquiries at all from people unconnected with the university.
Ex. Male heavy and light readers are found to have value systems so discrepant as to constitute almost distinct subcultures.
Ex. The author describes 2 contrasting Florida libraries on the Gulf of Mexico, how they serve and are served by the community.
Ex. This illustrates the puzzle that differential policies pose for users.
Ex. The records in a computer data bases are structured in order to suit the information that is being stored for various applications.
Ex. It is the distinct syntactical relationships in these subjects which are responsible for their being two disparate topics.
Ex. Based on the above considerations, medicinal ingredients containing the same active moiety are classified into identical or non-identical.
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* a diferentes niveles = multi-tiered [multitiered], multi-tier [multitier].
* algo diferente de = something other than.
* algo muy diferente de = a far cry from.
* anchos de diferentes tamaños = graded widths.
* como diferente a = as distinct from.
* con diferentes variaciones = in variation.
* conocimiento de los diferentes soportes = media competency.
* de diferente modo = differently.
* de diferentes niveles = multi-tiered [multitiered], multi-tier [multitier].
* de diferentes tonalidades de gris = grey scale [gray scale], grey scale [gray scale].
* de forma diferente = differently shaped.
* de un modo diferente = differentially.
* diferente de = different to, other than.
* diferentes ocasiones = at different times.
* en diferente grado = differing, in varying measures.
* en diferente medida = differing, in varying measures.
* en diferentes momentos = at various times, at different times.
* en diferentes ocasiones = at different times, at various times.
* entre diferentes edades = cross-age [cross age].
* en un lugar diferente de = somewhere other than.
* formación en diferentes tareas = cross-training [cross training], multiskilling [multi-skilling].
* habilidad en el manejo de diferentes soportes = media competency.
* muy diferente de = far different... from, in marked contrast to/with.
* opiniones diferentes = contrasting opinions.
* pensar de un modo diferente = think out(side) + (of) the box.
* que combina diferentes tipos de re = multi-source [multi source].
* seguir líneas diferentes = be on different lines.
* seguir un rumbo diferente = take + a different turn.
* ser completamente diferente = be in a different league.
* ser de un tipo diferente = be different in kind.
* ser muy diferente de = be quite apart from.
* ser un caso completamente diferente = be in a league of its own.
* tener un concepto diferente sobre Algo = hold + different perspective on.
* ver las cosas de diferente manera = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de diferente modo = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de una manera diferente = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de un modo diferente = see + things differently.
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adjetivo
a) (distinto) different

ser diferente a or de alguien/algo — to be different from somebody/something

mi familia es diferente a or de la tuya — my family is different from o to yours

es un lugar diferente de todos los que he visitado hasta ahora — it is unlike any other place I have visited so far

b) (en pl, delante del n) <motivos/soluciones/maneras> various

diferentes personas fueron testigos — various (different) people witnessed it

nos vimos en diferentes ocasiones — we've met on several occasions

por diferentes razones — for a variety of reasons

* * *
= alternative, dissimilar, different, differing, distinct, diverse, variant, varying, unlike, unconnected, discrepant, contrasting, differential, various, disparate, non-identical.

Ex: An appreciation of alternative approaches is particularly important in this field where trends towards standardisation are the norm.

Ex: It is the identification of similarities and differences, enabling one to group together things which are similar, and separate them from things which are dissimilar.
Ex: A variable length field takes different lengths in different records.
Ex: Different devices for the organisation of knowledge place differing emphasis on the relative importance of these two objectives.
Ex: There are two fundamentally distinct avenues to the construction of the schedules of a classification scheme.
Ex: Homographs are words which have the same spelling as each other but very diverse meanings.
Ex: If the variant heading given in the reference heading area is identified as a variant to more than one uniform heading, area 3 may contain multiple uniform headings.
Ex: A uniform title is the title by which a work that has appeared under varying titles is to be identified for cataloguing purposes.
Ex: The relationship of these two types of technology to librarianship is not unlike that of radio to astronomy.
Ex: To take some very common examples, many academic libraries will not answer any enquiries at all from people unconnected with the university.
Ex: Male heavy and light readers are found to have value systems so discrepant as to constitute almost distinct subcultures.
Ex: The author describes 2 contrasting Florida libraries on the Gulf of Mexico, how they serve and are served by the community.
Ex: This illustrates the puzzle that differential policies pose for users.
Ex: The records in a computer data bases are structured in order to suit the information that is being stored for various applications.
Ex: It is the distinct syntactical relationships in these subjects which are responsible for their being two disparate topics.
Ex: Based on the above considerations, medicinal ingredients containing the same active moiety are classified into identical or non-identical.
* a diferentes niveles = multi-tiered [multitiered], multi-tier [multitier].
* algo diferente de = something other than.
* algo muy diferente de = a far cry from.
* anchos de diferentes tamaños = graded widths.
* como diferente a = as distinct from.
* con diferentes variaciones = in variation.
* conocimiento de los diferentes soportes = media competency.
* de diferente modo = differently.
* de diferentes niveles = multi-tiered [multitiered], multi-tier [multitier].
* de diferentes tonalidades de gris = grey scale [gray scale], grey scale [gray scale].
* de forma diferente = differently shaped.
* de un modo diferente = differentially.
* diferente de = different to, other than.
* diferentes ocasiones = at different times.
* en diferente grado = differing, in varying measures.
* en diferente medida = differing, in varying measures.
* en diferentes momentos = at various times, at different times.
* en diferentes ocasiones = at different times, at various times.
* entre diferentes edades = cross-age [cross age].
* en un lugar diferente de = somewhere other than.
* formación en diferentes tareas = cross-training [cross training], multiskilling [multi-skilling].
* habilidad en el manejo de diferentes soportes = media competency.
* muy diferente de = far different... from, in marked contrast to/with.
* opiniones diferentes = contrasting opinions.
* pensar de un modo diferente = think out(side) + (of) the box.
* que combina diferentes tipos de re = multi-source [multi source].
* seguir líneas diferentes = be on different lines.
* seguir un rumbo diferente = take + a different turn.
* ser completamente diferente = be in a different league.
* ser de un tipo diferente = be different in kind.
* ser muy diferente de = be quite apart from.
* ser un caso completamente diferente = be in a league of its own.
* tener un concepto diferente sobre Algo = hold + different perspective on.
* ver las cosas de diferente manera = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de diferente modo = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de una manera diferente = see + things differently.
* ver las cosas de un modo diferente = see + things differently.

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diferente
adjective
1 (distinto) different ser diferente A or DE algn/algo:
mi familia es diferente a or de la tuya my family is different from o to yours
su versión es diferente a or de la tuya her version is different from o to o (AmE) than yours
es un lugar diferente de todos los que he visitado hasta ahora it is unlike any other place I have visited so far
2 (en pl, delante del n) ‹motivos/soluciones/maneras› various
diferentes personas manifestaron esa misma opinión various (different) people expressed the same opinion
existen diferentes enfoques del problema there are a variety o a number of (different) ways of looking at the problem, there are various (different) ways of looking at the problem
nos hemos encontrado en diferentes ocasiones we've met several times o on several o on various occasions
por diferentes razones for a variety o a number of reasons, for various reasons
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diferente adjetivo
a) (distinto) different;

ser diferente a or de algn/algo to be different from sb/sth
b) (en pl, delante del n) ‹motivos/soluciones/manerasvarious;

nos vimos en diferentes ocasiones we've met on several occasions

diferente
I adjetivo different [de, from]
II adverbio differently: ¿no crees que deberíamos atacar el problema de una forma diferente?, don't you think that we should approach the problem differently?
'diferente' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
discrepar
- otra
- otro
- separada
- separado
- desigual
- dispar
- distinto
- diverso
English:
differ
- different
- distinct
- off-beat
- unalike
- unlike
- alternative
- dissimilar
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diferente
adj
1. [distinto] different (de o a from o to);
una casa diferente de o [m5]a la mía a house different from mine;
yo soy muy diferente de o [m5]a él I'm very different from him;
fue una experiencia diferente it was something different
2.
diferentes [varios] various;
se oyeron diferentes opiniones al respecto various opinions were voiced on the subject;
por diferentes razones for a variety of reasons, for various reasons;
ocurre en diferentes lugares del planeta it happens in various different places around the world
adv
differently;
se comportan muy diferente el uno del otro they behave very differently (from one another)
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diferente
adj different
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diferente adj
distinto: different
diferentemente adv
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diferente adj different
el clima del norte es diferente al del sur the climate in the north is different from that in the south

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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