English translation of अंतर
अंतरPowered by COBUILD /antara/
Definitions and Translations
mn/antara, antar, ntara, ntar, antra, antr, ntra, ntr/
1. contrast variable noun /ˈkɒntrɑːst, -træst ˈकॉन्ट्रास्ट्, -ट्रैस्ट्/
A contrast is a great difference between two or more things. ⇒ ...the contrast between town and country. ⇒ His behaviour has always been in marked contrast to that of his son.
2. difference singular noun
The difference between two amounts is the amount by which one is less than the other.
3. difference variable noun
The difference between things is the way in which they are different from each other. ⇒ ...the great difference in size. ⇒ The difference is that I expect so much of her, but not of him.
4. differential countable noun
A differential is a difference between two values in a scale, for example a difference between rates of pay within a company. [technical] ⇒ ...the differential between their two currencies. ⇒ ...wage differentials.
5. discrepancy countable noun
If there is a discrepancy between two things that ought to be the same, there is a difference between them. ⇒ There are major discrepancies in the accounts.
6. distinction countable noun
A distinction is a difference between similar things. If you draw or make a distinction between two things, you say that they are different. ⇒ There are obvious distinctions between the two areas. ⇒ He draws a distinction between art and culture.
7. division countable noun
A division is a significant distinction or difference of opinion between two groups. ⇒ ...the division between rich and poor.
8. gap countable noun
A gap is a great difference between two things, people, or ideas. ⇒ ...the gap between rich and poor. ⇒ America's trade gap is getting wider.
9. margin countable noun
A margin is the difference between two amounts, especially the difference in the number of votes or points between the winner and the loser in a contest. ⇒ They ended up with a 50-point winning margin.
10. variation variable noun
A variation is a difference in a level, amount, or quantity. ⇒ ...a wide variation in the prices charged for school meals.
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Translation of अंतर from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary