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Definitions and Synonyms of discrepancy | Another word for discrepancy | What is discrepancy?

Definition 1: a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where discrepancy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a growing divergence of opinion

Synonyms for discrepancy in the sense of this definition

(discrepancy is a kind of ...) the quality of being unlike or dissimilar

"there are many differences between jazz and rock"

(... is a kind of discrepancy ) a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits

Definition 2: an event that departs from expectations - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for discrepancy in the sense of this definition

(discrepancy is a kind of ...) a variation that deviates from the standard or norm

"the deviation from the mean"

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