unlike
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unlike(
uhn
-
layk
)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (expressing contrast)
a. a diferencia de
Unlike my brother, my sister always teases me.A diferencia de mi hermano, mi hermana siempre se burla de mí.
2. (expressing difference)
a. diferente de
The results are unlike those on the statistics.Los resultados son diferentes de los de las estadísticas.
3. (atypical of)
a. impropio de
This behavior is unlike you.Este comportamiento es impropio de ti.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (different)
a. distinto
They say that unlike forces attract each other.Se dice que las fuerzas distintas se atraen.
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unlike
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (general)
a.
to be unlike somebody/somethingno parecerse a alguien/algo
he's not unlike his sisterse parece bastante a su hermana
unlike his father,…a diferencia de su padre,…
it's unlike him to do such a thingno es propio de él hacer algo así
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unlike [ˈʌnˈlaɪk]
preposition
a diferencia de
unlike him, I really enjoy flying a diferencia de él, a mí me encanta viajar en avión; I, unlike others ... yo, a diferencia de otros ...; it's quite unlike him no es nada característico de él; the photo is quite unlike him la foto no se le parece en absoluto
adjective
distinto; (Mat) de signo contrario
they are quite unlike son muy distintos; no se parecen en nada
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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unlike me
a diferencia de mí
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