HyperDic: variant

English > 6 senses of the word variant:
NOUNeventvariant, discrepancy, variancean event that departs from expectations
groupvariant, form, strain, var.(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
cognitionvariant, random variable, variate, stochastic variable, chance variablea variable quantity that is random
cognitionvariant, version, variation, editionsomething a little different from others of the same type
ADJECTIVEallvariantdiffering from a norm or standard
allvariantexhibiting variation and change
variant > pronunciation
Soundsveh'riyahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > variant: 6 senses > adjective 1
Meaningdiffering from a norm or standard.
Example"a variant spelling"
BroaderdifferentUnlike in nature or quality or form or degree
Spanishvariante
Nounsvariancean activity that varies from a norm or standard
variantan event that departs from expectations
Verbsvarybecome different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics / characteristics or essence
varybe at variance with
varybe subject to change in accordance with a variable
English > variant: 6 senses > adjective 2
MeaningExhibiting variation and change.
Example"letters variant in size"
Broadervariableliable to or capable of change
Nounsvariancethe quality of being subject to variation
variantsomething a little different from others of the same type
variant(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
Verbsvarymake something more diverse and varied
varybe subject to change in accordance with a variable
English > variant: 6 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningAn event that departs from expectations.
Synonymsdiscrepancy, variance
Broaderdeviation, divergence, departure, differenceA variation that deviates from the standard or norm
Spanishdiscrepancia
Adjectivesvariantdiffering from a norm or standard
Verbsvarybe at variance with
English > variant: 6 senses > noun 2, group
Meaning(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
Synonymsform, strain, var.
Categorybiology, biological scienceThe science that studies living organisms
Member ofspecies(biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed
Broadertaxonomic group, taxonomic category, taxonanimal or plant group having natural relations
Spanishforma, variante, var.
Catalanvariant, var.
Adjectivesvariantexhibiting variation and change
English > variant: 6 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningA variable quantity that is random.
Synonymsrandom variable, variate, stochastic variable, chance variable
Broadervariable, variable quantityA quantity that can assume any of a set of values
Spanishvariable aleatoria, variante
Catalanvariable aleatòria, variant
English > variant: 6 senses > noun 4, cognition
MeaningSomething a little different from others of the same type.
Example "a variant of the same word"
Synonymsversion, variation, edition
BroadertypeA subdivision of a particular kind of thing
Spanishvariante, versión
Catalanvariant, versió
Adjectivesvariantexhibiting variation and change
Verbsvarybecome different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics / characteristics or essence

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