- The definition of dissimilar is things that are different.
If you are a spender and your husband is a saver, this is an example of a situation where you have dissimilar money habits.
dissimilar definition by Webster's New World
not similar or alike; different
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- dissimilarly adverb
dissimilar definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- dis·simˈi·lar·ly adverb