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it's quite different

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  • quite — 1. Quite is a highly mobile word with a wide range of uses qualifying adjectives and adverbs (quite heavy / quite often), singular nouns (quite a lot), and verbs (We quite understand / I d quite like to). It causes difficulty because it has two… …   Modern English usage

  • different — 1. Fowler wrote in 1926 that insistence ‘that different can only be followed by from and not by to is a superstition’. It is in fact a 20c superstition that refuses to go away, despite copious evidence for the use of to and than dating back to… …   Modern English usage

  • different — dif|fe|rent W1S1 [ˈdıfərənt] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : French; Origin: différer; DIFFER] 1.) not like something or someone else, or not like before ≠ ↑similar different from ▪ Our sons are very different from each other. different to ▪ Her jacket …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • quite — /kwaIt/ predeterminer, adverb 1 (+ adj/adv) especially BrE fairly: quite big/tall etc: The restaurant does great food and the prices are quite reasonable. | I got a letter from Sylvia quite recently. | quite a big sth/a tall sth etc: He s quite a …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • quite — [[t]kwa͟ɪt[/t]] ♦ 1) ADV: ADV adj/adv, ADV a n, ADV before v (vagueness) You use quite to indicate that something is the case to a fairly great extent. Quite is less emphatic than very and extremely . I felt quite bitter about it at the time... I …   English dictionary

  • quite — adverb 1) two quite different types Syn: completely, entirely, totally, wholly, absolutely, utterly, thoroughly, altogether 2) red hair was quite common in Rita s family Syn: fairly, rather, somewhat …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • quite — adverb 1) two quite different types Syn: completely, entirely, totally, wholly, absolutely, utterly, thoroughly, altogether 2) red hair was quite common Syn: fairly, rather, somewha …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • quite — W1S1 [kwaıt] predeterminer, adv [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: quit, quite free of (13 19 centuries), from Old French quite; QUIT] 1.) fairly or very, but not extremely →↑pretty ▪ The food in the canteen is usually quite good. ▪ He seems quite upset… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Quite — (kw[imac]t), adv. [F. quitte discharged, free, clear; cf. OF. quitement freely, frankly, entirely. See {Quit}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. Completely; wholly; entirely; totally; perfectly; as, the work is not quite done; the object is quite… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Different — Dif fer*ent, a. [L. differens, entis, p. pr. of differre: cf. F. diff[ e]rent.] 1. Distinct; separate; not the same; other. Five different churches. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. Of various or contrary nature, form, or quality; partially or totally… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quite — adv. 1 completely; entirely; wholly; to the utmost extent; in the fullest sense. 2 somewhat; rather; to some extent. 3 (often foll. by so) said to indicate agreement. Phrases and idioms: quite another (or other) very different (that s quite… …   Useful english dictionary


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