unlike, dissimilar, different(adj)
marked by dissimilarity
"for twins they are very unlike"; "people are profoundly different"
not equal in amount
"they distributed unlike (or unequal) sums to the various charities"
not like; dissimilar; diverse; having no resemblance; as, the cases are unlike
not likely; improbable; unlikely
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-līk′, adj. not like or similar: having no resemblance.—adv. in another manner to.—ns. Unlike′lihood, Unlike′liness, improbability.—adj. Unlike′ly, not likely: improbable: likely to fail.—adv. in an unlikely manner, improbably.—n. Unlike′ness, want of resemblance.
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Rank popularity for the word 'unlike' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2502
The numerical value of unlike in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of unlike in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Unlike presidential administrations, problems rarely have terminal dates.
The purpose of learning is growth, and our minds, unlike our bodies, can continue growing as we continue to live.
The American mind, unlike the English, is not formed by books, but, as Carl Sandburg once said to me, by newspapers and the Bible.
Unlike last year, there are a lot of UN agencies and INGO partners on the ground in Tacloban and other cities ... ready to provide support and assistance.
Man, unlike any other thing organic or inorganic in the universe, grows beyond his work, walks up the stairs of his concepts, emerges ahead of his accomplishments.
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