dissimilitude

noun dis·si·mil·i·tude \ ˌdi(s)-sə-ˈmi-lə-ˌtüd , -ˌtyüd \

Definition of dissimilitude

: lack of resemblance

Examples of dissimilitude in a Sentence

  1. there's a real dissimilitude between literature and film, and a critic shouldn't evaluate one in terms of the other

Origin and Etymology of dissimilitude

Middle English, from Latin dissimilitudo, from dissimilis unlike, from dis- + similis like — more at same



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