Definition of Discrepancy:

  1. A lack of compatibility or similarity between two or more facts.

  2. Non-compliance with the terms or requirements of an agreement or contract.

Synonyms of Discrepancy

Antagonism, Antipathy, Antithesis, Argumentation, Balance, Clashing, Collision, Conflict, Confrontation, Contradiction, Contradistinction, Contraindication, Contraposition, Contrariety, Contrast, Controversy, Counterposition, Credit, Cross-purposes, Deficit, Departure, Deviation, Difference, Disaccord, Disaccordance, Disagreement, Disconformity, Discongruity, Discord, Discordance, Discordancy, Discreteness, Disharmony, Disparity, Dissemblance, Dissension, Dissent, Dissidence, Dissimilarity, Dissimilitude, Dissonance, Distinction, Distinctness, Disunion, Disunity, Divergence, Divergency, Diversity, Epact, Faction, Far cry, Gap, Heterogeneity, Hostility, Inaccordance, Incompatibility, Incongruity, Inconsistency, Inconsonance, Inequality, Inharmoniousness, Inharmony, Inimicalness, Irreconcilability, Jarring, Lacuna, Mixture, Negation, Net, Nonconformity, Odds, Oppositeness, Opposition, Opposure, Oppugnance, Oppugnancy, Otherness, Perversity, Polarity, Remainder, Repugnance, Separateness, Showdown, Surplus, Unconformity, Unharmoniousness, Unlikeness, Unorthodoxy, Variance, Variation, Variegation, Variety, Inconsistency, Difference, Disparity, Variance, Variation, Deviation, Divergence, Disagreement, Dissimilarity, Dissimilitude, Mismatch, Lack of similarity, Contrariety, Contradictoriness, Disaccord, Discordance, Incongruity, Lack of congruence, Incompatibility, Irreconcilability, Conflict, Opposition

How to use Discrepancy in a sentence?

  1. There was a discrepancy between how much the buyer was allowed to buy that was stated in the contract and how much money the buyer actually spent.
  2. Theres a discrepancy between your account and his.
  3. The discrepancy of wealth in the developing world has grown at such a shocking rate that even the wealthy are beginning to feel concern.
  4. The restaurant manager pointed out the discrepancy in total receipts versus money collected to the cashier, who became very defensive and felt that he was accusing her of theft.

Meaning of Discrepancy & Discrepancy Definition