Definitions for discrepantdɪˈskrɛp ənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discrepant, incompatible(adj)

    not compatible with other facts

  2. discrepant, inconsistent(adj)

    not in agreement

  3. at variance(p), discrepant, dissonant(adj)

    not in accord

    "desires at variance with his duty"; "widely discrepant statements"

Wiktionary

  1. discrepant(Adjective)

    Showing difference; inconsistent, dissimilar.

  2. Origin: From discrepantem, present participle of discrepare, from + .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discrepant(adj)

    discordant; at variance; disagreeing; contrary; different

  2. Discrepant(noun)

    a dissident

  3. Origin: [L. discrepans, -antis, p. pr. of discrepare to sound differently or discordantly; dis- + crepare to rattle, creak: cf. OF. discrepant. See Crepitate.]


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