part of speech: noun

definition 1: the condition of being different from or not like.

  • She could not tell the difference between right and wrong.

synonyms: diversity

antonyms: resemblance, similarity

definition 2: a particular instance of differing.

  • The teacher told us to list the differences between frogs and toads.

antonyms: similarity

definition 3: a disagreement or argument.

  • We have had our differences from time to time, but we are still good friends.

synonyms: conflict, disagreement

definition 4: the amount by which one thing or number differs from another.

  • Two is the difference between five and seven.