unlikeness


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un·like·ness

 (ŭn-līk′nĭs)
n.
1. The quality or condition of being unlike.
2. An instance of unlikeness; a difference. See Synonyms at difference.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.unlikeness - dissimilarity evidenced by an absence of likenessunlikeness - dissimilarity evidenced by an absence of likeness
dissimilarity, unsimilarity - the quality of being dissimilar
alikeness, likeness, similitude - similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things; "man created God in his own likeness"

unlikeness

noun
References in classic literature ?
Whereas none of the characteristics I have mentioned are peculiar to quality, the fact that likeness and unlikeness can be predicated with reference to quality only, gives to that category its distinctive feature.
Her unlikeness to the rest of them had, by this time, penetrated to Mr.
He saw that others were observing Lydgate's strange unlikeness to himself, and it occurred to him that merely to touch his elbow and call him aside for a moment might rouse him from his absorption.
She was very fond of books and solitary rambles; she was not at all shy but she was as sensitive as a flower; and after a time Carlisle people were content to let her live her own life and no longer resented her unlikeness to themselves.
You may imagine that Tom's more and more obvious unlikeness to his father was well fitted to conciliate the maternal aunts and uncles; and Mr.
He cleaves to one person and avoids another, according to their likeness or unlikeness to himself, truly seeking himself in his associates and moreover in his trade and habits and gestures and meats and drinks, and comes at last to be faithfully represented by every view you take of his circumstances.
What were the secrets of the animals' likeness with, and unlikeness from, man?
evidence of unlikeness, distracting solutions presented by physical
As it is characterized with inability to meet socially defined behavioral expectations and unlikeness of appearance or behavior, which most of the time adversely affect their level of life satisfaction2.
The word Emerson uses for the experience of natural immediacy is not belonging, but "detection": "Not only resemblances exist in things whose analogy is obvious," he writes, "as when we detect the type of the human hand in the flipper of the fossil saurus, but also in objects wherein there is great superficial unlikeness.
El tambien autor del libro Hieronymus Bosch: The Land of Unlikeness (2012), concluye antes de retirarse:
This is from the poem "The Phase After History," published in her 1991 book Region of Unlikeness.