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Usage examples for differ

  1. Featurs differ a little, but face of all is so alike, that though p'raps you wouldn't mistake one for another, yet you'd say they was all of one family. – The Attache or, Sam Slick in England, Complete by Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  2. Though we differ on much else, in this matter we agree. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  3. In this connection, the parts resemble those in the roving frame, but from this point the functions of the two frames differ. – The Jute Industry: From Seed to Finished Cloth by T. Woodhouse and P. Kilgour
  4. 13. How did the condition of the colonists differ from ours? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  5. If we take man as our object to base the beginning of our reason, we find the association of many elements, which differ in kind to suit the purpose for which they were designed. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  6. The authorities appear to differ. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  7. How do other verbs differ in the form of the subjunctive? – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  8. Plants and Animals Differ in their Way of Taking Food. – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  9. All existing things differ from one another in consequence of the difference in their elements and in their modes of combination. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  10. With this last- mentioned class, I sympathize in feeling, but differ in opinion. – An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans by Lydia Maria Child
  11. Hopalong became cheerful again, for here was a chance to differ from his friend. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  12. Women differ from chickens, however, in the fact that they find pleasure in being chased by a certain kind of a man. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. Though our ways differ, or rather, perhaps, because our ways differ, we are able to study in company. – A Bird-Lover in the West by Olive Thorne Miller Harriet Mann Miller
  14. Beyond a doubt; else in what should we differ from the beasts of prey? – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  15. That is where you differ from that cousin of yours down in the Sunny South. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  16. Save for an impatience which at moments I restrained with difficulty, the moods that succeeded one another as I journeyed did not differ greatly from those I had experienced in the past month. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. In public, never differ from anybody, nor from anything. – The Laws of Etiquette by A Gentleman
  18. These two men seem to have a taste very different from each other; but in fact they differ very little. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
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