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Synonyms for differ

be dissimilar

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be different

Synonyms

  • be different
  • vary
  • diverge
  • be distinguishable
  • be dissimilar
  • not be alike

Synonyms for differ

to be unlike or dissimilar

to be of different opinion

Synonyms for differ

be of different opinions

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He also attempted to introduce me to Beethoven but I preferred Basie and we agreed to differ.
Minister for the North East Nick Brown said the head of the British Library had met with himself and other MPs yesterday where the two sides had "agreed to differ" over the calls for the book to be returned to the region where it was written and illustrated some 1,300 years ago.
"We agreed to differ - I respected his views and we remained close friends until his death."
Both teams agreed to differ on the chain of events with England A aggrieved with the tourists' tactics of using part-time spinners Butt and Farhat in tandem for all but four of the second innings, which closed on 153-1 declared.
The opening goal in England's 2-0 win was given to Frank Lampard by the referee but Owen and the Chelsea midfielder jokingly agreed to differ on who the scorer actually was.
It is likely that during ''closed door'' meetings, Bush and Jiang agreed to differ over the ''axis of evil'' concept, especially its inclusion of North Korea, said Colin Mackerras, a China studies specialist at Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia.
However, my journalistic peers in England always agreed to differ and thus Giggs has never be crowned with the prestigious individual honour; nor is he likely to get the award in the future because Giggs's many qualities these days seem to be taken for granted.
Mr Hughes, deputy Lib Dem leader, also denied the issue showed coalition tensions, telling BBC Breakfast it was one of four areas in the coalition agreement where the two parties had agreed to differ. The other areas were nuclear power, nuclear energy and tuition fees, he said.
THE two Deanos - Saunders of Wrexham and Holdsworth from Newport - agreed to differ on the penalty and red card incident just after half-time in the Welsh derby.
"We agreed to differ, it was one of the few areas where we explicitly faced up to the fact we were not going to find agreement but we provided an absolutely clear way forward.
For years, they had agreed to differ about this, but on my recent visit, following a string of cancellations from conference clients due to the credit crunch, the increased tension between the two of them was all too visible and staff morale was suffering as a result.
I found this mix too astringent, but my companion rather liked the combination, so we agreed to differ. Maybe main courses would produce closer harmony.
James Milner said he was on penalties, but I just told him I really fancied it and in the end we agreed to differ."