Need another word that means the same as “variant”? Find 18 synonyms and 30 related words for “variant” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Variant” are: discrepancy, variance, form, strain, var., chance variable, stochastic variable, variate, edition, variation, version, alternative, disparate, revised, mutant, deviant, rogue, aberrant
Variant as a Noun
Definitions of "Variant" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “variant” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- A form or version of something that differs in some respect from other forms of the same thing or from a standard.
- Something a little different from others of the same type.
- (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
- A group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
- A variable quantity that is random.
- An event that departs from expectations.
Synonyms of "Variant" as a noun (18 Words)
|aberrant||One whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group.|
|alternative||One of two or more available possibilities.|
She had no alternative but to break the law.
|chance variable||An unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another.|
|deviant||A deviant person or thing.|
Killers deviants and those whose actions are beyond most human comprehension.
|discrepancy||An illogical or surprising lack of compatibility or similarity between two or more facts.|
There s a discrepancy between your account and his.
|disparate||Things so unlike that there is no basis for comparison.|
|edition||A particular form or version of a published text.|
The first edition appeared in 1920.
|form||An ability to perform well.|
An adjectival form.
|mutant||A mutant form.|
Frequently only a small percentage of the offspring of mutants resemble their parents.
|revised||The act of rewriting something.|
|rogue||An elephant or other large wild animal living apart from the herd and having savage or destructive tendencies.|
Cenzo you old rogue.
|stochastic variable||Something that is likely to vary; something that is subject to variation.|
|strain||The sound of a piece of music.|
She endured the stresses and strains of life.
|var.||A group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.|
|variance||A quantity equal to the square of the standard deviation.|
A zoning variance.
|variate||A quantity having a numerical value for each member of a group, especially one whose values occur according to a frequency distribution.|
|variation||A different or distinct form or version of something.|
Regional variations in house prices.
|version||A particular form of something differing in certain respects from an earlier form or other forms of the same type of thing.|
A film version of a wonderfully funny cult novel.
Usage Examples of "Variant" as a noun
- A variant spelling.
- A variant of the same word.
- Clinically distinct variants of malaria.
Associations of "Variant" (30 Words)
|alter||Make an alteration to.|
Eliot was persuaded to alter the passage.
|alteration||The action or process of altering or being altered.|
Alterations had to be made.
|change||Undergo a change become different in essence losing one s or its original nature.|
She decided to change her name.
|changed||Changed in constitution or structure or composition by metamorphism.|
|changing||Marked by continuous change or effective action.|
|conversion||A successful free throw or try for point after a touchdown.|
He insists that real conversion is a matter of the heart.
|convert||A person who has been converted to another religious or political belief.|
Faulkner gave away a penalty corner which was converted by Saeed Anjum.
|difference||The quality of being unlike or dissimilar.|
The insurance company will pay the difference.
|fluctuation||A wave motion.|
Fluctuations in the yearly values could be caused by a variety of factors.
|flux||Treat a metal object with a flux to promote melting.|
The whole political system is in a state of flux.
|invariant||Unvarying in nature.|
The pattern of cell divisions was found to be invariant.
|metamorphose||Change in outward structure or looks.|
The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle.
|modification||The action of modifying something.|
The parts supplied should fit with little or no modification.
|modified||Changed in form or character.|
The performance of the modified aircraft was much improved.
|modify||Make partial or minor changes to (something.|
She may be prepared to modify her views.
|mutant||A mutant form.|
A mutant gene.
|proselyte||A Gentile who has converted to Judaism.|
|revision||The action of revising.|
It would require a drastic revision of his opinion.
|splice||Joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together.|
The couple got spliced on Hawaii.
|transfigure||Transform into something more beautiful or elevated.|
The treatment and diet transfigured her into a beautiful young woman.
|transform||The product of a transformation.|
He transformed into a monster.
|transformation||The genetic alteration of a cell by introduction of extraneous DNA, especially by a plasmid.|
British society underwent a radical transformation.
|transformed||Given a completely different form or appearance.|
Shocked to see the transformed landscape.
|transition||Undergo or cause to undergo a process or period of transition.|
The company had to transition the old practices to modern technology.
|transmogrify||Transform in a surprising or magical manner.|
His home was transmogrified into a hippy crash pad.
|variance||An activity that varies from a norm or standard.|
They were at variance with all their previous allies.
|variation||An activity that varies from a norm or standard.|
Hurling is an Irish variation of hockey.
|varied||Broken away from sameness or identity or duplication.|
Her quickly varied answers indicated uncertainty.
|vary||Differ in size, amount, degree, or nature from something else of the same general class.|
He tried to vary his diet.