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Synonyms for unlike
ʌnˈlaɪkun·like

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unlikeadjective

    Foreign refers to difference of birth, alien to difference of allegiance. In their figurative use, that is foreign which is remote, unlike, or unconnected; that is alien which is conflicting, hostile, or opposed. Impertinent and irrelevant matters can not claim consideration in a certain connection; inappropriate matters could not properly be considered. Compare ALIEN, n.; CONTRAST, v.

    Synonyms:
    alien, alien, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, contrasted, distant, foreign, hostile, impertinent, inappropriate, irrelevant, opposed, remote, strange, unconnected

    Antonyms:
    akin, appropriate, apropos, essential, germane, pertinent, proper, relevant

    Preposition:
    Such a purpose was alien to (or from) my thought: to preferable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unlike, dissimilar, differentadjective

    marked by dissimilarity

    "for twins they are very unlike"; "people are profoundly different"

    Synonyms:
    unalike, different, dissimilar

    Antonyms:
    like-minded, suchlike, like, same, similar, look-alike

  2. unlikeadjective

    not equal in amount

    "they distributed unlike (or unequal) sums to the various charities"

    Synonyms:
    different, dissimilar

    Antonyms:
    suchlike, similar, like, look-alike, like-minded, same

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unlikeadjective

    Synonyms:
    dissimilar, different, heterogeneous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unlikeadjective

    Synonyms:
    dissimilar, different, diverse, sundry, variant, heterogeneous, unique, nondescript

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#421different
#1188foreign
#1639remote
#3929strange
#5096unlike
#5966alien
#6114opposed
#6811contrary
#7392inappropriate
#9085distant
#12170hostile
#13150irrelevant
#15258conflicting
#22335contradictory
#33316contrasted
#39017dissimilar
#52578unconnected
#109233impertinent

How to use unlike in a sentence?

  1. Gretchen Whitmer:

    This is unlike anything we have seen before. The brave men and women of these two police organizations put their lives on the line to keep me and my family safe, i'm incredibly grateful and humbled by the work they do.

  2. Marci Josephson:

    Unlike him [Rowland], Samantha valued human life, and could never harm another soul, unlike him, Samantha had love within her heart, and a purpose in her life, the life he brutally ended.

  3. Darren Criss:

    I was hit extremely hard by it because unlike a lot of other recreations on television it was not done on a soundstage, those were the stairs [of his actual house], that was the gate. It’s public access. You can walk right up to it. They have such weight, especially in the context of our story. Being dressed as Andrew was, being a beautiful Miami day.

  4. Tudor Dixon:

    I've talked about this at length, about the 2020 election, it was unlike any election we had ever seen obviously because of the pandemic. But in Michigan, there were some things that happened in Michigan that didn't happen in other states, which are very concerning.

  5. Craig Counsell:

    He's unlike anything we’ve really seen in the game, it’s fun to see that.


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