: the quality or state of being other or different
: something that is other or different
Examples of OTHERNESS
- As an American growing up in Africa, I always felt a sense of otherness.
- the otherness of their small religious community
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Related to OTHERNESS
- contrast, disagreement, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, distance, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, diverseness, diversity, difference, unlikeness
- alikeness, analogousness, analogy, community, likeness, resemblance, sameness, similarity
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