I adjective at variance, clashing, conflicting, conflictory, contradictory, contrary, deviant, different, differing, disagreeing, discordant, disparate, disproportionate, dissenting, dissident, dissimilar, dissonant, distinct, divergent, diverse, divided, divisive, factious, ill-matched, ill-mated, inapplicable, inapposite, incommensurate, incongruent, incongruous, inconsistent, inconsonant, inimical, jarring, opposite, peculiar, quarreling, schismatic, unconformable, unrelated, variant II index contradictory, deviant, different, discordant, disparate, disproportionate, dissenting, dissident, dissimilar, distinct (distinguished from others), divergent, diverse, divisive, improper, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incommensurate, incongruous, inconsistent, inept (inappropriate), peculiar (distinctive), polemic, unrelated, unsuitable

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  • discrepant — DISCREPÁNT, Ă, discrepanţi, te, adj. Care arată o nepotrivire flagrantă, un dezacord evident, o mare deosebire. – Din it. discrepante. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  discrepánt adj. m., pl. discrepánţi; f. sg. discrepántă …   Dicționar Român

  • Discrepant — Dis*crep ant, a. [L. discrepans, antis, p. pr. of discrepare to sound differently or discordantly; dis + crepare to rattle, creak: cf. OF. discrepant. See {Crepitate}.] Discordant; at variance; disagreeing; contrary; different. [1913 Webster] The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discrépant — ⇒DISCRÉPANT, ANTE, adj. Domaine de la pensée, rare. Qui présente des aspects discordants, divergents. L homme (...) fait de morceaux discrépants et grimaçants (AMIEL, Journal, 1866, p. 230). Le théâtre discrépant (...) rompt avec le principe qui… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Discrepant — Dis*crep ant, n. A dissident. J. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Discrepant — Discrepant, lat. deutsch, mißtönend; Discrepanz, Mißhelligkeit …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • discrepant — inconsistent, *inconsonant, discordant, incompatible, incongruous, uncongenial, unsympathetic Analogous words: divergent, disparate, *different, diverse Antonyms: identical (as accounts, explanations) Contrasted words: agreeing, squaring,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • discrepant — [adj] disagreeing at variance, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, different, differing, disconsonant, discordant, disparate, dissonant, divergent, diverse, incompatible, incongruent, incongruous, inconsistent, inconsonant, unmixable, varying;… …   New thesaurus

  • discrepant — [di skrep′ənt; ] also [ dis′krə pənt] adj. [ME discrepante < L discrepans] lacking agreement; differing; at variance; inconsistent discrepantly adv …   English World dictionary

  • discrepant — adjective Etymology: Middle English discrepaunt, from Latin discrepant , discrepans, present participle of discrepare to sound discordantly, from dis + crepare to rattle, creak more at raven Date: 15th century being at variance ; disagreeing <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • discrepant — discrepantly, adv. /di skrep euhnt/, adj. (usually of two or more objects, accounts, findings etc.) differing; disagreeing; inconsistent: discrepant accounts. [1400 50; late ME < L discrepant (s. of discrepans), prp. of discrepare to sound… …   Universalium

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