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1. The state of disagreeing; a being at variance; dissimilitude; diversity.

2. Unsuitableness; unadaptedness.

3. Difference of opinion or sentiment.

4. A falling out, or controversy; difference.

Synonym: difference, diversity, dissimilitude, unlikeness, discrepancy, variance, dissent, misunderstanding, dissension, division, dispute, jar, wrangle, discord.

Origin: cf. F. Desagrement disagreeable circumstance, disagreeableness.