Definitions for disparateˈdɪs pər ɪt, dɪˈspær-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disparate(adj)

    fundamentally different or distinct in quality or kind

    "such disparate attractions as grand opera and game fishing"; "disparate ideas"

  2. disparate(adj)

    including markedly dissimilar elements

    "a disparate aggregate of creeds and songs and prayers"

Wiktionary

  1. disparate(Noun)

    Any of a group of unequal or dissimilar things.

  2. disparate(Adjective)

    Composed of inherently different or distinct elements; incongruous.

    The board of the company was decidedly disparate u2013 no two members from the same social or economic background.

  3. disparate(Adjective)

    Essentially different; of different species, unlike but not opposed in pairs; also, less properly, utterly unlike; incapable of being compared; having no common genus.

  4. Origin: From disparatus, past participle of disparare, from dis- + parare, from par

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disparate(adj)

    unequal; dissimilar; separate

  2. Disparate(adj)

    pertaining to two coordinate species or divisions

  3. Origin: [L. disparatus, p. p. of disparare to part, separate; dis- + parare to make ready, prepare.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nur Jazlan:

    These groups are just looking for an umbrella organization and IS is becoming that organization for these disparate and separate groups to get together.

  2. Matt Strawn:

    The good news for Walker is he's demonstrating support across disparate groups of Iowa Republicans, the downside is that means the shots are going to be coming from all sides.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    Anyone who is able to win in the Republican Party has to be able to bring together the disparate elements of the Reagan coalition, you've got to be able to bring together conservatives and evangelicals and libertarians, and stitch together a winning majority.

  4. Sarah Bajc:

    After a year and a half of ambiguity and disparate theories, I would rather have certainty than doubt, At least now there seems to be evidence that the plane did go in the water. I do wonder why it took so long. I also still wonder where the hull of the plane and the bodies are, and what happened.

  5. Michele Hunter:

    Meat-eaters are not a protected class under constitutional law, so they would not be able to raise a discrimination claim unless they could link to ‘ disparate impact, ’ meaning that landlords say they ’re screening out meat-eaters but it ’s actually a pretext for screening out people of color or a particular gender.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • несъизмерим, несравнимBulgarian
  • disparat, verschieden, ungleich, ungleichartigGerman
  • heterogéneo, variado, disparSpanish
  • toisenlainenFinnish
  • disparateFrench
  • disparatoItalian
  • განსხვავებულიGeorgian
  • несоизмеримый, несравнимыйRussian
  • farklı, kıyaslanmaz, apayrı, bambaşkaTurkish

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