Definition: 'Different'

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  • Length: 9 characters
  • Syllables: 3

Results for word: different

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
  • This word is similar in both languages
Grammatical Information:
  • Adjective
  • Adjectives modify Nouns
  • Adjectives usually come before Nouns or after a Verb like 'to be'
Usage Notes:
  • We can say DIFFERENT FROM, TO or THAN
  • We talk of the DIFFERENCE BETWEEN things
  • We use FROM after the verb DIFFER

Results for stem word: differ

Usage Notes:
  • We can say DIFFERENT FROM, TO or THAN
  • We talk of the DIFFERENCE BETWEEN things
  • We use FROM after the verb DIFFER
Lexical Information:
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
Grammatical Information:
  • A verb describes an action or a state

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